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The Proficient Infection Preventionist - Skill building for Infection Prevention & Control in LTC

6/12/2024 - 7/31/2024

8-week series beginning June 12


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The Proficient Infection Preventionist
8 week webinar series beginning June 12

This webinar series emphasizes skill building for the Post-Acute Care Infection Preventionist with a focus on establishing and managing an effective IPC program in the SNF/LTC/AL setting. This series will provide a framework for supporting the Infection Preventionist with solid systems for sustained infection control, resources for compliant surveillance, data collection and outbreak management, and guidance for managing evolving regulatory requirements through a monthly remote learning group with other Infection Preventionists nationwide.

Invest in developing the proficiency of your Infection Preventionist team?register to join us weekly June 12-July 31, 2024!

What to Expect:
Essential insights for the Infection Preventionist with focused skill and resource development.


Target Audience:
Infection Preventionist, Nurses and Clinical Leaders in SNF/LTC/AL settings




All programs will be held 2:30 pm - 4 pm EST

JUNE 12 - Roles & Responsibilities of the Capable Infection Preventionist
JUNE 19 - Developing An Exceptional Infection Control & Prevention Program
JUNE 26 - IPC Surveillance
JULY 3 - Adept Antibiotic Stewardship for the Infection Preventionist
JULY 10 - Managing Infectious Diseases Common in LTC
JULY 17 - Expert Outbreak Management for the Infection Preventionist
JULY 24 - Ship-shape Cleaning & Disinfection for the Infection Preventionist
JULY 31 - Astute Survey Preparedness & Application of Infection Control Regulatory Requirements.

Presented by:
Shelly Maffia, MSN, MBA, RN, LNHA, QCP, CHC, CLNC, CPC
Director of Regulatory Services

Shelly Maffia is a Registered Nurse and Licensed Nursing Home Administrator with experience serving as Director of Nursing, Administrator, and as a multi-site Corporate Nurse Consultant. She holds AANAC's QAPI Certified Professional (QCP) credential, is certified in healthcare compliance through the Healthcare Compliance Association (HCCA) and completed the Indiana Advanced Infection Prevention Education for Long Term Care Professionals through the Indiana State Department of Health and the University of Indianapolis Center for Aging and Community. She regularly consults with facilities regarding IPC programs and has extensive experience leading directed plans of correction related to infection control. Shelly has provided extensive education to long-term care providers throughout the nation including topics related to COVID-19 Preparedness and the LTC Survey


One (1.0) contact hours each session; Nursing Home Administrators ? Ohio BELTSS. Ohio Nurses may use this approval toward their licensure renewal. Certified Executives for Assisted Living (CEAL), approved.


How Much Does It Cost?

Registration & CE provided for one person. Name changes for series registrants will not be available. Webinars are recorded and will be provided at no additional charge to paid registrants. However, CEs are not available for viewing a recording.
Should you wish to earn CEs for a recording, on-demand versions of the program will be available for purchase at www.webinars.ohca.org one week after the live program.


Sign up for the Series and Save $$. Series pricing available until June 4.

Series Registration Fee:
Members, prior to June 4- $365
Non Members, prior to June 4 - $730



Prefer to pick and choose? Individual registration is available for each program date.

Individual Webinar Registration Fee:
Members, early $55 per person
Non-Members, early, $110 per person





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With Support from OHCA Champion Partners