Kentucky Association of Health Care Facilities
Kentucky Association of Health Care Facilities

Event Details


Protecting your Residents through the Environment - Louisville
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
KAHCF Training Center
Louisville, KY

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presents

Protecting your Residents
through the Environment


Tuesday
, June 20, 2017

KAHCF Training Center

9403 Mill Brook Road
Louisville, IY 40223


Seminar Description

The program is developed to support the Environmental Services Professional, Infection Preventionists, and Administration by enhancing their knowledge of infection prevention with a focus on precautions, the environment, and appropriate safety measures. Participants will take part in a four hour training program that includes donning and doffing personal protective equipment, the infection control risk assessment process, and more. Participants are asked to bring gloves, masks, and gowns for an interactive activity.


Who Should Attend?
  • Environmental Services
  • INfection Preventionist
  • Administrator


Agenda

7:30 AM - 8:00 AM - Registration (Eastern Time)
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Training


Objectives

Upon completion of this 4 hour program, participants will be able to:
  • List the different types of personal protective equipment (PPE) most frequently used and under what circumstances.
  • Discuss general infection prevention and control techniques. 
  • List at least three types of isolation. 
  • Explain the purpose of an infection control risk assessment (ICRA) and participate in a ICRA exercise. 
  • Participate in PPE donning and doffing skill observation. 


Speaker Info

Norma D. Collins, RN, BS, EHRM, CDP
Miss Collins is currently Vice President of Clinical Services for RB Health Partners. She has worked over 30 years in roles with increasing responsibility in acute, sub-acute, and long-term care. Her positions in direct patient/resident care and in middle management include CNA, Assistant Administrator, Charge Nurse, DONs, and Nursing Administration and Long Term Care Service Liaison.

Fees

$55 per member
$100 per non member

Cancellation Policy
Cancellations must be made in writing and may be faxed or emailed to KAHCF (kahcfinfo@kahcf.org). Cancellations by phone will not be accepted. Cancellations received no later than Jun 12 will receive a full refund. Cancellatons received between June 13-19 will receive a refund of 1/2. Registrants who do not attend or who do not complete the full seminar will not receive a refund unless prior written notice is given to the KAHCF office.


Continuing Education
This seminar has been approved for
4 contact hours for nursing facility administrators by the Kentucky Board of Licensure for Long-Term Care Administrators and 4.5 contact hours  by the Kentucky Board of Nursing for RN/LPNs.
KBN:# 5-0002-707-289-1217



Lodging
SpringHill Suites (Approximately 3/4 mile from KAHCF office)
10101 Forrest Green Blvd. 
Louisville, KY 40223
(502) 326-3895
$105.00 per night single/double
Online room reservations

Hawthorne Suites (Off Shelbyville Road behind Mall St. Matthews)
751 Cypress Station Drive
Louisville, KY 40202
866-899-5959 or 502-899-5959
$103.00 per night
Download Hawthorn Suites Reservation Form