Infection Prevention and Control Part 2: PSWs and Registered Staff
Properly cleaning and disinfecting in Long-Term Care facilities is important to stopping the spread of infections through indirect contact transmissions. It will also prevent the staff and residents from becoming ill. This module is intended for PSWs and Registered Staff to ensure that the critical elements and methods of cleaning and disinfection are incorporated into health care facility procedures. Material covered includes terms/definitions, cleaning, disinfecting, waste handling, sharps safety, biological spills, and linens.