Texas HHSC has determined that Relias Learning’s submitted training meets or exceeds the minimum standards for HCSSA administrator training in the following categories: Licensed Home Health (LHH) Licensed and Certified Home Health (L&CHH) Personal Assistance Services (PAS) Hospice. Texas HHSC also recognizes Relias Learning provides continuing education for administrators and alternate administrators. This activity is approved for 0.75 contact hours.
This activity is approved for 0.75 contact hours.
This program is approved for 0.75 hours by the Dietary Managers Association. Approval code 163020.
Section 1: Introduction A. About This Course B. Learning Objectives Section 2: Transmission of Infection A. Chain of Infection B. Contact Transmission C. Airborne Transmission D. Bloodborne Pathogens E. Review F. Summary Section 3: Infection Prevention A. Hand Hygiene B. Standard Precautions C. Personal Protective Equipment D. Other Components E. Transmission-Based Precautions F. Contact Precautions G. Droplet Precautions H. Airborne Precautions I. Review J. Summary Section 4: Infectious Agents A. Multiple-Drug Resistant Organisms (MDROs) B. MRSA C. VRE D. CRE E. C. diff F. Tuberculosis (TB) G. Review H. Summary Section 5: Conclusion A. Summary B. Course Contributor C. Resources D. References
Jennifer W. Burks, R.N., M.S.N. has over 25 years of clinical and teaching experience, and her areas of expertise are critical care and home health. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from The University of Virginia in 1993 and her Master of Science in Nursing from The University of North Carolina, Greensboro in 1996. Her professional practice in education is guided by a philosophy borrowed from Florence Nightingale’s Notes on Nursing, “I do not pretend to teach her how, I ask her to teach herself, and for this purpose, I venture to give her some hints.”Disclosure: Jennifer W. Burks, R.N., M.S.N. has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.