Education is a key component of infection prevention. There are over 1,200 healthcare facilities in Pennsylvania. Developing education to meet the needs of the adult learner in difference healthcare settings, with varying levels of experience is a challenge. This webinar will discuss the various methods of education used to reach Pennsylvania’s healthcare facilities and review successful ways this was accomplished.
The speakers will:
- Clarify the healthcare facility types in Pennsylvania governed by Act 13 and Act 52
- Describe the role of the senior infection preventionists at Patient Safety Authority (PSA)
- Discuss three ways the senior infection preventionists provide education to facilities
- List three ideas to help provide a successful educational session
BD is pleased to support the APIC Heroes of Infection Prevention Program and the outstanding and essential work of the Heroes honorees in the field of infection prevention.