Saturday, February 4, 2023

Infection Prevention and Control in the Long-Term Care Setting

19jan12:00 pm1:00 pmInfection Prevention and Control in the Long-Term Care SettingSDAHO Webinar

Event Details

Overview:

Attend this session to understand the regulations surrounding an Infection Prevention and Control Program within a long-term care community. This informative event will describe the role of the Infection Prevention and Control Program and its significance in maintaining resident safety.  Presenter, Shelly Bhola will provide an in-depth analysis of illnesses most common to residents seen in the long-term care facility and how to treat them safely while providing a home-like environment for residents and staff.  Bring your lunch and your questions, as Shelly discusses hot topics surrounding infection prevention and control!

This session is specifically designed to educate those having control and oversight of the Infection Prevention and Control Program, including Administrators, Directors of Nursing, Nurse Managers, Registered Nurses and the designated Infection Prevention and Control Officer.

CE’s: NHA & SW

Presenter: Shelley Bhola, RN-BC, BSN, MSN, PHN

Ms. Bhola has over 25 years’ experience in clinical management in the long-term care and assisted living market. Her previous roles include: Director of Nursing, Regional Consultant, Case Manager for managed care in the community and public health, MDS coordinator, staff educator, infection control, regulatory crisis management and leadership training. She is board certified in gerontology and received her Master’s of Science in Nursing with emphasis on Nurse Educator. She received her education on Infection Control and Prevention from Region’s hospital in MN and is currently studying to sit for the CIC exam.

Registration:

Registration is free for SDAHO Members and $49 for Non-Members.

Click here to register.

Time

(Thursday) 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CST