Infection Prevention in Corrections Settings

Southeast AETC Local Partner

Training slides learning objectives include:

  • Describing four infectious diseases that are more common among justice-involved individuals.
  • Listing at least three activities common in correctional settings that could result in transmitting an infectious disease from one person to another.
  • Defining “standard precautions,” “contact precautions,” and “airborne precautions” and describe the personal protective equipment that is appropriate for each.
  • Outlining the steps to take if you are exposed to blood or visibly bloody body fluids in the workplace.

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