Goal and Learning Outcomes

  • Describe the benefits of adhering to standards of infection control.
  • Define engineering controls and work practice controls and identify a hierarchy of exposure prevention strategies.
  • List specific occupational health strategies in preventing HIV, hepatitis B virus, and TB in healthcare providers and identify resources for evaluation of healthcare workers infected with these conditions.
  • Recognize the role of occupational health strategies in protecting healthcare providers and patients and recognize the importance of the correct application of reprocessing methods.
  • Identify a professional’s responsibility for maintaining a safe patient care environment and recognize nonspecific disease findings that prompt evaluation by healthcare providers.
  • Examine sources and types of medication errors.
  • List the advantages of root cause analysis.
  • Define sentinel event, root cause analysis, failure mode, effects, and criticality analysis.
  • Explain the interdisciplinary nature of medication errors.
  • Describe the impact of medication errors on healthcare professionals.

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Course Summary: Louisiana RN/LPN License Renewal CE Package: 5 Hours - Fulfills State Requirements

Course Title                   Course Hours

Infection Control for Healthcare Professionals    3
Preventing Medication Errors    2

Total Hours   5

Accreditation Information


In support of improving patient care, Relias LLC 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.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, CEP#13791



Relias LLC reports to CEBroker for the following boards (Provider # 50-1489): Arkansas State Board Of Nursing, District Of Columbia Board Of Nursing, Florida Board Of Nursing, Georgia Board Of Nursing, New Mexico Board Of Nursing, South Carolina Board Of Nursing and  West Virginia Board Of Examiners For Registered Professional Nurses


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None of the planners/faculty, unless otherwise noted, for this educational activity have relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.