Understanding Respiratory Protection and COVID – 19 Webinar
Dates: November 18, 2020
Time: 11am – 1pm EDT
Price: $150/person TMC Clients: Complimentary
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SARS-CoV-2 is spread by respiratory droplets and through airborne transmission. It is critical for workers performing high-risk procedures to utilize the most effective respiratory protection based on the task. This webinar will review exposure determination, transmission-based precautions, the difference between surgical masks and N-95 respirators, the Respiratory Protection Standard, and fit testing.
Join Karen Gregory, RN as she walks through the creation and implementation of a respiratory protection program and explains why fit testing was never waived as a requirement by OSHA.
This session will cover the following:
- ASTM mask level and respirators
- Respiratory Protection Plan
- Fit-testing requirements and a review of the fit testing process.
At the end of this session, the attendee will:
- Discuss the different types of respiratory protection
- Review elements of a respiratory protection program
- Identify key elements in fit testing.
This session is designated for 2 hours of continuing education credit.
Lecturer – Karen Gregory, RN
Karen has over 20 years of experience working in the outpatient environment, both at the front line delivering patient care and in the management arena. She is passionate about both employee and patient safety and takes every possible opportunity to improve the quality of healthcare for all involved. She is currently the Director of Compliance and Education for Total Medical Compliance where she develops compliance materials in addition to training consultants, as well as clients. She is a frequent speaker for professional organizations and at conferences nationwide on OSHA, HIPAA and Infection Control.
Attendance & Cancellation
Cancellations prior to the last 10 days will be eligible to receive a full refund. Cancellations received within 10 days of the webinar date may transfer their registration to another date. No refunds will be provided.
Total Medical Compliance is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. Total Medical Compliance designates this activity for 2 continuing education credits. The entire course must be attended in full; no partial credit will be awarded.
ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to the Commission of Continuing Education Provider Recognition at ADA .org/CERP.
*We reserve the right to cancel the webinar if there are not enough attendees.
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