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January 24, 2020
Health Care Association of Michigan
Facility Management, Legionella, Maintenance, Waterborne Pathogens
Long-term care facilities, among other healthcare facilities, are increasingly being recognized as sources of patient and staff exposure to legionella through the water distribution system. There are new standards that healthcare organizations must implement to reduce the risk of legionella and make our buildings safe. This session will cover:
- What is Legionella and how does it cause infection?
- How legionella is transmitted via water
- Review of current requirements for a water management program to reduce the risk of Legionella
- How to make your building Legionella-safe
- How to document your water management program activities
NHA: This program has been approved for Continuing Education for 1 total participant hours from NAB/NCERS - approval #20210220-8.00-A61387-DL. Contact KistiBoatright@hcam.org for further information.
AFC & CALD: This continuing education activity is appropriate for adult foster care providers and certified assisted living directors for a recommended maximum of 1 clock hours of professional development. Expand summary
Program Titles and Supporting Materials
This program contains the following components:
If applicable, you may obtain credit in multiple jurisdictions simultaneously for this program (see pending/approved list below). If electing credit for this program, registrants in jurisdictions not listed below will receive a Certificate of Completion that may or may not meet credit requirements in other jurisdictions. Where applicable, credit will be only awarded to a paid registrant completing all the requirements of the program as determined by the selected accreditation authority.
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How to Attend
Join the self-paced program from your office, home, or hotel room using a computer and high speed internet connection. You may start and stop the program at your convenience, continue where you left off, and review supporting materials as often as you like. Please note: Internet Explorer is no longer a supported browser. We recommend using Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Safari for best results.
You may access this course on a computer or mobile device with high speed internet (iPhones require iOS 10 or higher). Recommended browsers are Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox.