Orientation for Home-Based Services: Infection Control and Patient Care

Green Clock Hours: 1.50

Home-based services differ from traditional healthcare services in many ways. While many of the basic knowledge requirements, such as bloodborne pathogens, are the same, the way you apply this knowledge in home care is different. This course presents an orientation to home-based services, which includes home hospice care. It provides learners with introductory instruction that covers a range of topics including infection control, first aid, medical device safety, cultural considerations, and protecting an individual’s rights including confidentiality, abuse and neglect, and advance directives. It is important to note that implementation of practices regarding infection control and other care considerations is guided by your organization’s specific policies and procedures. While this course presents general information on these topics, you must be familiar with your organization’s specific policies and procedures.

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Course Description

Home-based services differ from traditional healthcare services in many ways. While many of the basic knowledge requirements, such as bloodborne pathogens, are the same, the way you apply this knowledge in home care is different. This course presents an orientation to home-based services, which includes home hospice care. It provides learners with introductory instruction that covers a range of topics including infection control, first aid, medical device safety, cultural considerations, and protecting an individual’s rights including confidentiality, abuse and neglect, and advance directives. It is important to note that implementation of practices regarding infection control and other care considerations is guided by your organization’s specific policies and procedures. While this course presents general information on these topics, you must be familiar with your organization’s specific policies and procedures.

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