Implementing an Isolation Program to Prevent the Spread of Infectious Disease (Self-Paced)


Isolation within a hospital prevents the spread of infectious diseases, including communicable, respiratory illnesses like COVID-19 and influenza. This course provides tools to implement an isolation program, including infrastructure, processes, options for set-up, performance measurement, and outbreak response. Course Overview This training course is based on internationally recognized hospital quality requirements, including best industry practices and includes the following topics: Importance of implementing an isolation program Step 1: Establish infrastructure for isolation Step 2: Establish isolation processes Option 1: Establish an independent area Option 2: Establish an area within the facility Option 3: Establish an outpatient facility Step 3: Measure compliance Be ready to act immediately during an outbreak Objectiv

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All registered users of OLC can experience its impact of new features. If you are already registered with OLC you can directly sign in to the new system. If you are a new user then do register to avail of the dynamic learning opportunities from WBG to deepen your knowledge and skills on a variety of development related topics. For example, you will have access to timely resources such as:

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Course Details

  • Mode: Self-Paced