Personal Protective Equipment (CE)
Hazards are present in many work environments. In the healthcare setting, examples of hazards are biological hazards (such as infectious materials), chemical hazards (such as cleaning and disinfecting supplies), hazardous drugs, and other hazards. This course will discuss how to protect yourself from these hazards by using personal protective equipment (PPE). Participants will learn about the types of PPE used in the healthcare setting, how to choose the right PPE for the job, and how to use PPE correctly and safely.