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License healthcare workers who would like to view the California Code of Regulations, Title 8, Section 5199, Aerosol Transmissible Diseases
- Cal/OSHA Code of Regulations on Aerosol Transmissible Diseases (ATD) Standards
- Outlines the types of facilities, services, and operations that must comply with ATD standards
- Lists requirements for written ATD Exposure Control Plan and Source Control Procedures
- Requirements on reportable aerosol transmissible diseases and exposure incidents
Licensed healthcare workers who would like to view the California Code of Regulations, Title 8, Section 5144, Respiratory Protection: Guide to Respiratory Protection at Work
- Cal/OSHA code of regulations for respiratory protection at the workplace
- Standards for developing and implementing a Respiratory Protection Program
- Requirements for employers to evaluate respiratory hazards in the workplace, respirator use, and respirator selection
- Minimum requirements for medical evaluation that employers must implement to determine the employee's ability to use a respirator.
Licensed healthcare professionals responsible for developing and implementing a respiratory protection program for aerosol transmissible diseases and airborne hazardous materials at their facility.
- Helps healthcare facilities fulfill the requirement for a written Respiratory Protection Program as one component of a comprehensive program to protect employees
- Customizable and editable template to meet specific needs
- The green text are areas to fill in the blank or change a generic placeholder
- The red text provides instructions, tips, or ideas for customizing sections that you might want to change
The Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Burn Rate Calculator (Version 2) is a spreadsheet-based model that will help healthcare facilities plan and optimize the use of PPE for response to COVID-19. Non-healthcare facilities such as correctional facilities may also find this tool useful.
- Windows* operating system (MS Windows 2000 or newer)
- Microsoft Excel (MS Office 2000 or newer)
- 486 Pentium processor and at least 128MB RAM
- 2 MB of hard drive storage space
Hospital staff that would like to learn more about the history of Ebola and other special pathogens.
- National Emerging Special Pathogen Training and Education Center (NETEC) Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) interactive timeline of the history of Ebola and other Special Pathogens.
- The NETEC EVD interactive timeline provide a timeline of global EVD cases beginning in 2013.
- The purpose of this timeline is to better prepare healthcare facilities for the next EVD outbreak.
Hospital staff conducting exercises on the identification, assessment, treatment, management, transport, and transfer of high-risk Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) and other special pathogen patients.
- National Emerging Special Pathogen Training and Education Center (NETEC) exercise templates including all content and materials related to identifying, assessing, treating, managing, transporting, and transferring Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) and other special pathogen patients.
- These exercise templates include templates for drills, tabletops, functional, and full-scale exercises.
- These exercise templates are fully customizable, approved by ASPR and the CDC, and based on the HSEEP model.
- The purpose of these exercise templates is to better prepare healthcare facilities to respond to Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreaks and other special pathogens.
- Individuals responsible for infection prevention and control programs in nursing homes, long term care facilities, and intermediate care facilities
- Helpful for physicians, physician assistants, registered nurses, licensed practical/vocational nurses, nursing home administrators, program managers, and other health educators
- Addresses a variety of topics on infection prevention and control including:
- The role of the infection preventionist
- Infection surveillance and outbreak management
- Infection prevention practices such as hand hygiene, and antibiotic stewardship
- Training is free with 24 modules and submodules
- Flexible - modules can be completed in any order and over multiple sessions, depending on the learner’s schedule
- Continuing education credit available