The Important Role of Environmental Services in Infection Prevention and Control
Original air date: Friday, October 25, 2019
Presenter: Shelley Bhola, CIC, RN-BC, BSN, PHN, MSN, Regional Nurse Specialist/Infection Prevention Specialist, Benedictine Health System, Shoreview
Infection prevention is a role that belongs to everyone in a community; however, the two groups that have the most impact on stopping the transmission of disease are nursing and environmental services (EVS). This webinar is designed to equip
EVS, as well as nursing staff, in minimizing infection risks in their community by identifying causal factors, prevention strategies and evidence-based practices that can be easily utilized in a variety of settings.
• Environmental services professionals
• Infection Preventionists
• Nursing professionals – directors, assistant directors, managers,consultants, etc.
• Staff Development Directors
• Other interested staff