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Registration Deadline: 5 pm Friday, March 20

Cancellation Deadline: 5 pm Friday, March 20

Description: This two-day course will capsulize all that infection preventionists or persons reprocessing medical or surgical instruments need to know to be compliant with current standards and guidelines in disinfection, sterilization and antisepsis.

Learner Outcome: 95% of participants will self-report an increase in knowledge related to high level disinfection, sterilization and antisepsis, particularly related to reprocessing of semicritical [high-level disinfection] items and critical [sterilization] items.

Intended Attendees: infection preventionists, central service professionals, sterile processing technicians, endoscope reprocessing technicians.This course is intended for infection preventionists and persons responsible for reprocessing semicritical and critical instruments in healthcare (e.g., managers and staff in central sterile processing areas, staff reprocessing semicritical instruments (e.g., GI endoscopes, bronchoscopes, ENT scopes, urologic instruments) and critical instruments (e.g., surgical instruments).

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Date of course: May 7-8, 2020
 
Location of Course: UNC Friday Center, Chapel Hill, NC
 

Cost:

  • Early Bird (through March 6, 2020): $375
  • Regular (March 7 - March 20, 2020): $475

Registration is by credit card only (Master Card or Visa) Credit Card Tips: 1) Have your credit card ready, the payment software times out quickly; 2) Enter the address associated with the credit card as the registration address; 3) You cannot use a credit card that expires the same month in which you are trying to register

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Cancellation Policy: A full refund will be made to individuals who cancel in writing via email by 5:00 pm on the date that is two weeks before the course start date. No refunds can be made after this date.  SPICE cannot be responsible for the refund of any part of the registration fee as a result of emergencies, unforeseen circumstances, the arrival of surveyor, or events beyond its control, including hurricanes, after the cancellation date. Facilities are encouraged to have a substitute ready to attend if the registered person is unable to attend. Substitutions can be made up to the start of the course.

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Continuing Education Contact Hours: Applications requesting 14.5 contact hours are being submitted to:

  • The Certification Board for Sterile Processing and Distribution, Inc. (CBSPD),
  • International Association of Health Care Sterile Materiels Management (IAHCSMM)
  • More continuing education information coming soon

Estimated Contact Hours: 14.5

Questions? Contact Amy Powell, amy_powell@med.unc.edu, 919-966-6383

 

  Location: William and Ida Friday Center, UNC Chapel Hill
  Date: Thursday, May 07, 2020 - Friday, May 08, 2020
  Time: -
  Sponsor: Center for Infectious Diseases - Statewide Program for Infection Control and Epidemiology
  Price: $475.00
  Pay Methods:  Credit Card
     
  For more information, contact the event administrator: Amy Powell amy_powell@med.unc.edu

THIS EVENT IS NOT ACCEPTING REGISTRATIONS

Cut off date for registration was 03/21/2020
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