Recorded Webinar - Contact Tracing and coordination with health departments and NIOSH during COVID
Recorded Webinar - Contact Tracing and coordination with health departments and NIOSH during COVID

Presenter: 

Laura Reynolds, MPH, BSN, RN, CPH, COHN-S & Tamara Blow, EdD, RN, COHN-S/CM, PLNC, FAAOHN

Course Description:

The Pandemic has identified gaps in how workplaces and health departments work together. Each jurisdiction functions differently, but this webinar will give some examples of how workplaces have worked with LHDs and NIOSH. With the ongoing pandemic, this webinar should help OHNs understand LHD’s and NIOSH’s role in the response.

Course Outcomes:

Upon completion of this session, the learner will be able to:

  1. Utilize tools to perform effective contact tracing
  2. Identify how to effectively collaborate with the health department while performing contact tracing
  3. State how to develop a COVID-19 Prevention and Response Plan

Contact Hours and Cost

1.0 Contact Hours

Members: $0
Nonmembers: $20

  • Requirements for successful completion: view entire webinar, complete online evaluation
  • Contact hours are available for all webinars whether you participate in the live event or the recorded viewing. Contact hours for this webinar will expire on February 4, 2023.

The American Association of Occupational Health Nurses, Inc. (AAOHN) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

AAOHN follows the American Nurses Credentialing Center guidelines in calculating continuing nursing education credits. With every educational activity and evaluation that is completed, each one (1) hour of education time is equal to one (1) continuing nursing education credit.

The American Association of Occupational Health Nurses, Inc. is additionally approved as a CNE provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing (#CEP9283).

AAOHN Joint Provider:

University of Michigan Center for Occupational Health and Safety Engineering

There are no conflicts of interest related to this webinar.