Infection Control Certificate – Infection Control Continuing Education

Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Iowa, Maryland
Massachusetts, Minnesota, New Mexico, Nevada, New York, North Dakota
Rhode Island, South Carolina, Oregon, Vermont, West Virginia, and Wisconsin

Infection Control Certificate Meets Mandatory Requirements for Healthcare Professionals.

  • Approved By Academy of General Dentistry (AGD PACE)
  • State Board of Nursing Approved Provider (Florida, California, Georgia)
  • New York State Health Department of Health (NYSDOH)
  • 100% Online Independent Study Course 
  • Developed by Experienced Professionals and Clinicians
  • Printable Course Completion Certificate (PDF)

Infection Control Certificate Mandatory Training Requirements – States in Dark Green

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Infection Control Certificate Training Provided by Biologix Solutions LLC is approved for Physicians, Resident Physicians, Registered Nurses (RN), Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN), Dentists, Dental Hygienists, Podiatrists, Registered Physician Assistants, Optometrists, Medical Students, and Physician Assistant Students.

Infection Control Certificate Training provides in-depth information on following topics to reduce transmission of pathogens in healthcare settings.

  • Recognize the benefits of adhering to standards of infection control and describe the professional’s responsibility to adhere to these practices and the consequences of failing to comply.
  • Recognize the professional’s responsibility to monitor infection control practices of those for whom he or she is responsible and intervene as necessary.
  • Describe how pathogenic organisms may be spread in healthcare settings, identify those factors influencing the outcome of exposure, list strategies for preventing transmission of pathogenic organisms, and describe their application in practice.
  • Define engineering controls and work practice controls and identify a hierarchy of exposure prevention strategies.
  • Describe specific practices and settings that raise exposure potential to healthcare workers and patients, and identify work practice controls that prevent exposure.
  • Recognize the circumstances that require the use of personal protective equipment and identify these specific barriers.
  • Identify a professional’s responsibility for maintaining a safe patient care environment and recognize nonspecific disease findings that prompt evaluation of healthcare providers.
  • Recognize the role of occupational health strategies in protecting healthcare providers and patients and recognize the importance of the correct application of reprocessing methods.
  • List specific occupational health strategies in preventing HIV, hepatitis B virus, and tuberculosis (TB) in healthcare providers and identify resources for evaluation of healthcare workers infected with these conditions.

The infection control course is developed by using the most current guidelines issued by the CDC Recommendations to Prevent Healthcare‐Associated Infections. Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee (HICPAC), a federal advisory committee assembled to provide advice and guidance to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

Mandatory Infection Control Continuing Education Requirements (Please review licensing board’s website) in Following States according to board’s rules and regulations: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Iowa, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New Mexico, Nevada, New York, North Dakota, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Oregon, Vermont, West Virginia, and Wisconsin.

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Infection Control Certificate, Infection Control Continuing EducationAGD PACE Approval (Click Here): Biologix Solutions LLC is designated as an Approved PACE Program Provider by the Academy of General Dentistry. The formal continuing dental education programs of this program provider are accepted by AGD for Fellowship, Mastership, and membership maintenance credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement. The current term of approval extends from 4/20/2013 to 4/30/2021. Provider ID: 352738.