When the Covid-19 pandemic began in early 2020, little was known about the novel coronavirus. During the course of the pandemic, scientific knowledge about the coronavirus has expanded. This CE class will review the state of the science regarding SARS-CoV-2 and infection control measures. We will focus on the scientific findings important for nurses and their advocacy for safe working conditions and safe patient care.
Objectives: After this class, participants should be able to:
- Describe major advances in scientific knowledge regarding SARS-CoV-2 and Covid-19 and related infection control measures.
- Discuss the implications of these scientific updates for nurses and their advocacy for safe working conditions and safe patient care.
Instructors: Rocelyn de Leon-Minch, Rochelle Pardue-Okimoto, and/or Jane Thomason
Length of class: 2 hours for 2 CE credits
CE courses are free to National Nurses United members. Classes are only offered to direct-care and staff RNs.