This is not an accredited course for professional license renewal. Florida CNAs may use this inservice toward meeting their annual inservice requirement.This activity is approved for 0.50 contact hours.
Section 1: Introduction A. About This Course B. Learning Objectives Section 2: Latex Allergy A. Lisa’s Story B. Natural Rubber Latex C. Reactions to Latex D. Associated Food Allergies E. Review F. Summary Section 3: Exposure to Latex A. Latex Products B. Methods of Exposure C. Labeling Requirements D. Alternatives to Latex E. Review F. Summary Section 4: Latex Safety A. Reporting B. Glove Selection C. Skin Care D. Review E. Summary Section 5: Conclusion A. Summary B. Congratulations
Brenda Hoss teaches undergraduate nursing as an affiliate professor. Her experience includes teaching community health nursing, influenza vaccination, and patient education about influenza. She has 39 years of professional nursing experience including 23 years as a clinical nurse specialist. Ms. Hoss is currently studying for her Doctor of Nursing Practice degree at Grand Valley State University in Michigan. Disclosure: Brenda Hoss, RN, MSN, CNS has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.