Understanding Norovirus

Understanding Norovirus 

This course provides a comprehensive overview of norovirus including pathophysiology, epidemiology, transmission, prevention, diagnostic procedures, and treatment practices. Appropriate surveillance, response, and reporting procedures for norovirus outbreaks in healthcare facilities and home environments are also presented.

$20.00

Hours: 1.00
REL-PAC-0-UN

Certificates

Certificates provided by accrediting body (9 Match)

California Board of Registered Nursing

1.0 HOURS


Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, CEP# 13791

Nurses will receive 1.00 contact hours for participating in this course.

District of Columbia Board of Nursing

1.0 HOURS


DC-RN -- District of Columbia Board of Nursing Approved Continuing Education program (CE Provider #50-290).

Nurses will receive 1.00 contact hours for participating in this course.

Florida Board of Nursing

1.0 HOURS


Florida Board of Nursing CE Provider #: 50-290

Nurses will receive 1.00 contact hours for participating in this course.

American Nurses Credentialing Center

1.0 HOURS


Relias, LLC is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Nurses will receive 1.00 contact hours for participating in this course.

Georgia Board of Nursing

1.0 HOURS


Georgia Board of Nursing CE Provider #: 50-290

Nurses will receive 1.00 contact hours for participating in this course.

South Carolina Board of Nursing

1.0 HOURS


This program was approved by the South Carolina Board of Nursing Approved Continuing Education Program (CE provider #50-290) CE Broker Course # 20-[Custom_Code]

West Virginia Board of Registered Nursing

1.0 HOURS


New Mexico Board of Nursing

1.0 HOURS


New Mexico Board of Nursing (CEBroker Provider # 50-290)

This course awards 1.00 contact hours upon successful completion.

Arkansas State Board of Nursing

1.0 HOURS


Course Details

Course Code: REL-PAC-0-UN
Hours: 1
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 3/31/2023
Learning Objectives:
Describe the pathophysiology and epidemiology of norovirus
Identify how norovirus is transmitted and prevented
Recognize the signs and symptoms of norovirus
Identify testing and treatment practices for norovirus
Apply knowledge of appropriate steps to take during a norovirus outbreak

Outline:
Section 1: Introduction

About This Course

Learning Objectives

Section 2: An Overview

History

What is norovirus?

Review

Summary

Section 3: Norovirus

Pathophysiology

Genotypes

Immunity

Symptoms

Review

Summary

Section 4: Transmission

How Norovirus Spreads

Person to Person

Contaminated Food and Water

Contaminated Surfaces

Review

Summary

Section 5: Prevention

Wash Your Hands

Avoid Touching Your Face

Be Aware of How Food Is Prepared and Served

Clean Well

Review

Summary

Section 6: Diagnosis and Treatment

Diagnosis

Treatment

Fluid Replacement

Pharmacologic Therapy

Non-Pharmacologic Therapy

Review

Summary

Section 7: Outbreaks

Managing Outbreaks

Surveillance and Reporting

Response

Your Responsibilities

Review

Summary

Section 8: Conclusion

Summary

Course Contributor

Resources

References

Congratulations!

Instructor: Carrie Furberg, BSN, RN, CRN

Carrie Furberg, BSN, RN, CRN. Carrie has over ten years’ experience in radiology nursing, in vascular and interventional radiology as well as all imaging modalities. She is a Certified Radiology Nurse with clinical expertise in procedural sedation, cardiac CT, and radiation safety, and prior experience in critical care, cardiac stepdown, and emergency care. She is a member of the Association for Radiologic and Imaging Nursing (ARIN) and RAD-AID International.
 

Disclosure: Carrie Furberg, BSN, RN, CRN has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
Target Audience:
The target audience for this course is: Nurses; in the following settings: Post-Acute Care.
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Course Delivery Method and Format
Asynchronous/Online Distance Learning; please see certificate details for specifics on delivery format.
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To earn continuing education credit for this course you must achieve a passing score of 80% on the post-test and complete the course evaluation.
Accommodations
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