Mini Infection Prevention Bootcamp for North Alabama Regional Long-Term Care Facilities in Jackson County, Alabama  

Date:   October 26, 2023

Time: 8:30am-12:30pm

Location: Jackson County Health Department – Community Room 

Address: 204 Liberty Lane, Scottsboro, Alabama 35769

CEUs: The Deep South Center for OH&S is an approved provider of continuing education units for nurses by the AL Board of Nursing (Provider ABNP0420 Expiration Date 12/22/2025) and has awarded this program 4.5 CEUs, all others .35 CEU’s.

Cost: Free, but seating is limited and registration is required. Seats are available on a first come first serve basis. 

Registration: Registration is required by October 12, 2023. 

Questions: Please contact Tessa Graham,, (205) 934-6953. 

Course Purpose: The purpose of this course is to provide healthcare professionals in LTCFs with the knowledge and tools to run a competent and inclusive infection control program with their facility. The attendees will learn about the importance of hand hygiene, environmental services, enhanced barrier precautions, as well as source control. The attendees will also be equipped with a better understanding of the General Infection Control Assessment Response and how this can benefit their facilities. 

Course Objectives:

  • Describe the role of Infection Prevention and Control in Long-Term Care settings 
  • Describe the process of Disease surveillance and reporting 
  • Understand the various assessment modules of CDC’s Infection Control Assessment and Response tool 
  • Discuss the role of Standard and Transmission-based precautions and demonstrate the proper sequence for donning and doffing PPE 
  • Discuss impact of MDRO’s in Long-Term Care Nursing Facilities and how Enhanced Barrier Precautions can be implemented to decrease the spread of MDROs 
  • Identify the role of preventing healthcare associated infections (HAIs) through environmental surface disinfection

IPC Mini Bootcamp Handouts (please email if you can’t access the Box folder).


Check-In15 min8:15-8:30
Opening Comments 15 min8:30-8:45
Review of General ICAR Consultation w/ Open Discussion 45 min8:45-9:30
Hand Hygiene (HH Exercise) 15 min9:30-9:45
Enhanced Barrier Precautions45 min 9:45-10:30
Break 15 min 10:30-10:45
Detect, Test, and Report: Surveillance and Disease Reporting60 min 10:45-11:45
Environmental Hygeine45 min11:45-12:30
Closing and Evaluations  12:30 
North AL (Oct 26) IP Bootcamp LTC Registration Form
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If you would like to receive Nursing or Nursing Home Administrator CEUs for this event, please check the boxes below. A certificate of participation will be provided to all participants.
Help us save time at registration by sending us your nursing license number before the bootcamp. If you do not have it now, please email with the information prior to the boot camp or bring your nursing license number with you. Nursing CEUs will be added by our CEU provider.
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