Purpose

To provide current knowledge and skills necessary for infection preventionists to function effectively in various health care settings.


Target Audience

Nurses and other health care professionals dealing with infection prevention issues. This course is designed especially for those new to infection prevention.


Schedule

Course Dates
October 12- 13, 2017
May 17–18, 2018


Fees

Day 1 Infection Prevention for All Health Care Settings: $125
Day 2 Long-Term Care Facilities session: $125
Day 2 Hospital, Ambulatory Care & Surgical Centers session: $125


Continuing Education Credit

Contact hours will be given separately for each day. Attendance at the entire session each day is required to obtain contact hours. Partial credit will not be provided.

Day 1: Infection Prevention for All Health Care Settings Session
7.8 nursing contact hours
9.4 Iowa nursing contact hours
7.8 education hours

Day 2: Long Term Care Facilities Session
6.6 nursing contact hours
8.0 Iowa nursing contact hours
6.6 education hours

Day 2: Hospital, Ambulatory Care & Surgical Centers Session
6.6 nursing contact hours
8.0 Iowa nursing contact hours
6.6 education hours

Clarkson College is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Midwest Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Clarkson College is approved Iowa Provider #345.


Joint Providers

This continuing nursing educational event is jointly provided by:

Nebraska Infection Control Network (NICN)
Nebraska Infection Control Assessment & Promotion Program (ICAP)
Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services Epidemiology Unit

Clarkson College Professional Development


Location

Location varies on Nebraska Medicine or University of Nebraska Medical Center campuses in Omaha, Neb. Details will be provided at time of registration.


Cancellation Policy

Contact the Professional Development office for details.