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INFECTION, PREVENTION AND CONTROL (IPC) Training

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  • Course level: All Levels
  • Total Enrolled 5
  • Last Update March 11, 2021

Description

Infection Prevention and control (IPC) is an approach utilized in the healthcare set ups and a practical solution designed to prevent harm caused by infection to patients and healthcare workers. It is significantly important in infectious diseases, epidemiology, social science and health system strengthening. IPC occupies a unique position in the field of patient safety and quality universal health coverage since it is relevant to health workers and patients at every single health-care encounter.

What Will I Learn?

  • Knowledge and skills to prevent transmission of COVID-19 and other infectious diseases.
  • Knowledge and skills on management and control of COVID-19 and other infectious diseases.
  • Planning and conducting COVID-19 surveillance.
  • Knowledge and skills on rational use of PPE.
  • Description on how to set-up and manage quarantine and isolation facilities.
  • Conducting healthcare worker risk assessment.

Topics for this course

18 Lessons

Section One?

This section contains six modules that the healthcare worker will have to learn including; Introduction to Infection Prevention and Control, Infection Prevention and Control in the context of Covid-19, etc. These modules are moderated by Trainers Erik Kitangala, Jemimah Katama and Lawrence Wamiti.
Module 1 & 2 – Introduction to Infection, Prevention and Control Training31:43
Module 3 – Infection Prevention and Control in the context of Covid-1900:00:00
Module 4 – Hand Hygiene00:00:00
Module 5 – Rational use of PPEs in the context of Covid-1900:00:00
Module 6 – Injection Safety00:00:00

Section Two?

This section contains four modules that the healthcare worker will have to learn including; Laboratory Diagnosis, Cleaning and Disinfection, Waste Management etc. These modules are moderated by Trainers Erik Kitangala, Jemimah Katama and Lawrence Wamiti.

Section Three?

This section contains six modules that the healthcare worker will have to learn including; Setting up Quarantine and Isolation Centers, Home and Community based Isolation, Occupational Health etc. These modules are moderated by Trainers Erik Kitangala, Jemimah Katama and Lawrence Wamiti.

Practical and Demonstrations?

These are basically video tutorials on how to wash hands, donning and doffing.

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Good content!! Nice recommendation

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Material Includes

  • Training Tutorials

Requirements

  • Stable internet connection.

Target Audience

  • Healthcare Workers.