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Environmental Hygiene Cleaning & Disinfection Training

March 21 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Free

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CleanHealth EVS Training Services Training Announcement 2018

Geared towards environmental services/housekeeping personnel, the purpose of this FREE (sponsored by the KET HC) course is to provide comprehensive training to empower staff to conduct effective environmental cleaning and disinfection practices. Focused on infection prevention, the training highlights the protection of the workers, patients, and the environment, in accordance with best practices, regulatory requirements and industry guidance/standards.

Course Curriculum

  • Training will include classroom presentations, video displays, interactive “hands-on” exercises, and detailed demonstrations to allow for a broad understanding of performing duties
  • Course manuals provided for students to keep as a resource.
  • Students receive a “Certificate of Achievement” upon successful course completion and passing of the provided exam.
  • The training course will address the following topics:
Environmental Services Basics Cleaning Principles
Overview of Occupational Hazards o   Cleaning Agents
Microorganisms & Infectious Agents o   Cleaning vs. Disinfection
Personal Protective Equipment o   Standard Precautions
Industry Guidelines & Standard of Care Linen and Laundry Care
Cleaning Methods Bloodborne Pathogens and OPIM
o   General Cleaning Quality Monitoring (Validation) Techniques
o   Terminal Cleaning Service Excellence
o   Patient and Isolation Rooms Staff Partnerships
o   Common Areas Interacting with Residents and Families
o   Durable Medical Equipment New and Emerging Technologies
Cleaning Schedules

Lunch is provided.

Details

Date:
March 21
Time:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
www.cleanhealthenv.com

Organizer

Wanda Roberts
Phone:
(865) 202-9800
Email:
etrhc.health@tn.gov

Venue

Bearden Banquet Center
5806 Kingston Pike,
Knoxville, TN 37919
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Website:
http://buddysbarbq.com/