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Public Health Learning Modules - 9

Release Date: December 1, 2014

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After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • Describe the burden and nature of healthcare-associated infections across the spectrum of care.
  • Discuss prevention strategies that are effective across the spectrum of care.
  • Review the epidemiology associated with the most common hospital-associated infections.
  • Examine the causes of healthcare-associated infections in long-term care facilities.
  • Identify the risk for healthcare-associated infections in ambulatory care settings.


Lecture Materials

Part 1: Background and Definition of Healthcare-Associated Infections [Video]  [Transcript]
Part 2: Epidemiology of Hospital Associated Infections [Video]  [Transcript]
Part 3: Prevention of Healthcare-Associated Infections in Long Term Care Facilities
[Video]  [Transcript]
Part 4: Risks of Healthcare-Associated Infections in Ambulatory Care Settings [Video]  [Transcript]

Class Activities


Instructor Guide

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