Infection Control

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RULES:

 

OBJECTIVE:

Infection Control

Module 4

TRUE or FALSE

  • One of the most common cause of contacting an infection is by not hand washing properly or using gloves.

Understanding Infections

Understanding Infections

Chain of Infection

Chain of Infection

  • Pathogen
  • Source
  • Mode
  • Entry
  • Susceptible Host

Conditions GERMS survive and multiply

Spread of GERMS!

Activity: What would you do?

Give at least 5 ways on how to prevent the spread of bacteria/viruses and communicable disease (e.g. flu) from client to client, and caregiver to client and vice versa. In your own words, explain each preventive measures. Write your answers below. (Answer this question first before jumping onto the next slide)

Break the CHAIN!