This course describes COVID-19 and its symptoms (updated), best practices for infection control and prevention, including standard and transmission-based precautions and cleaning and disinfecting the environment, and what to do if you show possible symptoms, based on information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Note that this is a rapidly changing public health situation, so check the local and federal resources applicable to you. Follow any protocols provided by your organization. This course aligns with the CDC’s interim infection control and prevention recommendations for patients with suspected or confirmed COVID-19.
Estimated Runtime: 10 minutes
Last Updated: October 7, 2021
Reviewed and approved by
Nancy Allen, BSN, RNC, CMC
NOTE: This course is not a substitute for legal advice for any individual provider or situation. Always consult your company’s legal or compliance personnel with any questions or concerns related to this subject matter.