Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) is organized by AchieveCE. This course has been approved for a maximum of 3.0 Contact Hours.
• Registered Nurse (RN)
• Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN)
• Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
• Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
This course is designed to help health care professionals recognize the signs and symptoms of MERS and take prompt action to help improve the prognosis for infected patients and limit the possibility that the virus will spread to others.
At the conclusion of this continuing education activity, the participant will be able to:
• Describe common types of coronaviruses that can infect humans.
• Describe the commonalities and differences between MERS, SARS, and COVID-19.
• Describe the origins of the 2012 MERS outbreak.
• Describe how MERS-CoV can be transmitted.
• Identify populations that are at increased risk for MERS-CoV.
• Describe the common signs and symptoms of MERS-CoV.
• Describe how MERS-CoV is diagnosed and how confirmed cases should be reported.
• Describe methods for treating and preventing MERS-CoV.
• Describe the safety and infection control guidelines that must be followed when working with patients with MERS-CoV.
• Describe the current threat that MERS poses to health care workers and the general public in the United States.
|Registration Name||Category||Last Date||Price|
|Course Fee||Final Fee||28 Feb, 2023||USD 25.00|
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