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Training and Continuing Education Online (TCEO)

CDC Project Firstline: Group Five (July 2021) – Environmental Cleaning and Disinfection Basics (Web on Demand)


Course Summary

Course:  WD4513
CE Expiration:  07/23/2023, 11:59 PM (ET)
Available CE:  CME, CNE, CPE

This educational activity is made up of three (3) episodes (created July 2021) designed to prepare frontline healthcare personnel and the public health workforce to protect themselves, their patients, and their communities from infectious disease threats, focusing on environmental cleaning and disinfection. This series of trainings is intended to present not just the recommended infection control practices, but the science and reasoning behind them. The three (3) episodes that make up this activity are as follows:

Episode 16: Cleaning? Disinfection? What’s the Difference?

Episode 20: Why do Cleaning and Disinfection Matter in Healthcare?

Episode 22: Why Does Contact Time Matter for Disinfection?

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Target Audience

Physicians, Physician Assistants, Pharmacists, Advanced Practice Nurses, Registered Nurses

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites.


Continuing Education Accreditation Statements
Continuing Medical Education for Physicians (CME):

In support of improving patient care, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this Enduring material  activity for a maximum of 0.25  AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Continuing Nursing Education for Nurses (CNE):

In support of improving patient care, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this activity for  0.25 nursing contact hours.

Continuing Pharmacy Education (CPE):

In support of improving patient care, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designated this Knowledge event for pharmacists to receive 0.025 CEUs in pharmacy education. The Universal Activity Number is JA-4008229-0000-21-220-H01-P.

TCEO does not provide CPE certificates. As a Pharmacist, you must log into the CPE monitor 8 weeks after the activity to obtain CE credit.