Conducting a TB Risk Assessment and Implementing an Exposure Control Plan in Healthcare Settings

December 9, 2021

The webinar will examine and discuss the CDC’s 2019 TB risk assessment plan for healthcare personnel and the 2020 supplemental publication. It will also review how to implement and manage an exposure control plan with strategies on restructuring your exposure control plan because of events like COVID-19, and how to engage appropriate stakeholders. Lastly, this webinar will explore implementing various TB diagnostic tests into risk assessment and exposure plans. This webinar will include real world TB risk and outbreak examples as well as breakout groups for learning purposes.

Make sure you also register for the other webinar in this tuberculosis series, The Basics of Tuberculosis in the Era of COVID-19, which will take place on Friday, November 19th from 12-1 pm ET.

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  • Non-Member: $50.00

 

Target Audience

Physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, infection preventionists, healthcare epidemiologists, quality program leaders, occupational health providers

Learning Objectives

  1. Use the required tools to restructure and/or establish a TB exposure control plan
  2. Design strategies with local and/or state TB control programs to identify TB screening and testing regulations
  3. Collaborate with local and/or state TB control programs to obtain consultation for TB infection and disease treatment plans
  4. Compare and appropriately develop TB diagnostic testing into screening and control plans

 

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ABIM MOC
    Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC point’s equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 1.00 Participation
Course opens: 
10/18/2021
Course expires: 
12/08/2022
Event starts: 
12/09/2021 - 4:00pm
Event ends: 
12/09/2021 - 5:00pm
Member cost:
$0.00
Cost:
$50.00

Speakers

Trini Mathew, MD, MPH, FACP, FIDSA
Wayne State University

Dr. Mathew has no relevant financial relationships to disclose

Aakriti Pandita, MD
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

Dr. Pandita has no relevant financial relationships to disclose


Planners

Bhagyashri Navalkele, MD
University of Mississippi Medical Center
Dr. Navalkele has no relevant financial relationships to disclose

Kari Simonsen, MD, MBA
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Dr. Simonsen has no relevant financial relationships to disclose

ACCREDITATION STATEMENT

The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Physicians: The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America designates this internet live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

MOC STATEMENT

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.00 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 ABIM MOC
    Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC point’s equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 1.00 Participation

Price

Member cost:
$0.00
Cost:
$50.00
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