SAVE-THE-DATE & REGISTRATION INFO FOR INFECTION CONTROL IN LTC WORKSHOPS IN TN!
WHO: Tennessee Department of Health Healthcare Associated Infections and Antimicrobial Resistance Program with additional expertise from SPICE (North Carolina’s Statewide Program for Infection Control and Epidemiology)
WHAT: Infection Control in Long Term Care, an educational workshop for personnel working in infection prevention in LTC (including skilled nursing, assisted living or Nursing Homes)
WHEN & WHERE: At a location near you and scheduled from 8am – 5:30pm
- 10/20/17 @ Jackson State Community College, Jackson, TN
- 10/23/17 @ Upper Cumberland Regional Health Office, Cookeville, TN
- 10/24/17 @ Walters State Community College, Morristown, TN
WHY: To strengthen infection prevention training and education in long term care and ensure IP’s understand the core elements to implement and manage an infection control program.
Program agenda includes:
Core elements of an infection control program
Surveillance and definitions for LTC
Basic Microbiology and Epidemiology Review
Much, much more!
Registration Fee: Funded by the Tennessee Department of Health
Registration is required with deadline on 9/22/17; visit http://spice.unc.edu/icltc-tdh to register and learn more about the workshop
Lunch is included and served on-site