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2015 Ebola trainings

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Posted: Tuesday, March 03, 2015 3:31 PM

2015 Ebola Trainings

Sponsored by

WV Bureau for Public Health

Division of Infectious Disease Epidemiology

 

When and Where
Kanawha County 3/31/15 Charleston Marriott, Town Center
Cabell-Huntington 
4/24/15 
Robert D. Carpenter Training Center/Tri-State Fire Academy
Raleigh County 5/6/15 Mountaineer Conference Center/Country Inn & Suites
Marion County 5/28/15 Robert H Mollohan
Ohio County 6/5/15 Oglebay Resort
Mineral County 6/25/15 Davis Conference Center Potomac State

These trainings are scheduled from 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Target audience: Local health departments, administrators, epidemiologists, nurses, infection preventionists, EMS, emergency response, hospitals, etc.

 

Goal: This training will help public health personnel understand: Ebola, the African experience; Ebola, the American experience; Returned traveler monitoring in WV; Case and contact investigation in WV; Hospital and healthcare workers safety; EMS Transport & Hospital Referral Network in WV, Laboratory Testing in WV.

Breakout Sessions:  Donning and doffing PPE; Case and contact tracing

Additional information:

There are NO REGISTRATION FEES associated with this training.

Travel and lodging accommodations are the responsibility of workshop participants.

 

Continuing Education offered:

The Division of Local Health is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the State of West Virginia Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses under Provider Number WV99-0272RN. *9.6 CEU have been requested for this course.


*This course has been approved for 6 hours of EMS CE


*This course has been approved for 7.67 hours of CE for Registered Sanitarians.

For questions, contact Leslie Perdue at leslie.a.perdue@wv.gov or call 304-356-4014

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