Featured Webinars

Join us for another AnsellCARES Partners in Protection Webinar Series: PROTECTING FIRST RESPONDERS

Given the many challenges in glove shortages throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, it has become even more important to understand the impact of glove selection on personal protection. This webinar is focused on explaining exam glove use, differences in materials and glove selection options to help First Responders make the safest choice for the many situations that arise in your daily work.
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General Healthcare Webinars

Strategies to Implement Friction Reducing Devices

Join Manon Lebreche, Manager, Injury Prevention at Tampa General Hospital, as she discusses the use of friction reducing devices and their potential impact on improving staff and patient safety. The presentation reviews evidence around MSDs and the challenges faced with patient handling. Experiences will be shared on successful strategies for system-wide implementation, training and long-term utilization. Lessons learned for improving staff compliance through the use of safe patient handling protocols and use for patient proning will also be discussed.

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Recalibrating SSI Prevention Strategies from COVID-19 Impact

Join Dr. Hudson Garrett as he discusses the impact of COVID-19 on perioperative care long-term. Including lessons learned and their influence on infection prevention strategies, key priorities in clinical operations and care delivery to maintain a safe surgical environment, ensure optimal patient outcomes, manage work efficiencies and provide protection for staff and patients. Discuss safety practices as you develop pandemic preparedness procedures for our new normal in healthcare.

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Skincare and Impact on Healthcare Workers during COVID-19

Join Associate Professor Rosemary Nixon AM, Dermatologist and Occupational Physician, from Skin Health Institute, as she explores skincare concerns and the impact on health care workers during the COVID-19 pandemic. You will learn about rashes as it relates to face and hand protection, problems with personal protective equipment (PPE), especially gloves and masks, as well as how to minimize and manage occupational dermatitis.

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Managing the Ambulatory Care Setting Through COVID-19

Join Debbie Lichtenberg, BSN, RN, CIC certified infection prevention professional who has been on the frontline in a large teaching hospital in Boston, MA during the pandemic. She discusses the impact of COVID-19 on the ambulatory care setting and the unique challenges it poses, provides a review of key considerations for managing daily operations and highlights the necessary procedures and resources to keep staff, patients and visitors safe.


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COVID-19 and Laboratory Services

Join Maureen Spencer, M.Ed, RN, CIC, FAPIC, Infection Preventionist Consultant, and prolific writer and researcher, as she describe the impact of COVID-19 and recommended preventative practices, discusses key considerations for establishing a safe environment for lab personnel, and reviews the PPE required for different activities carried out in the lab relating to handling and processing COVID-19 specimens.

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Impact of Low Quality PPE on Infection Control

Join Dr. Cath Murphy, Standards Manager for the Australian College of Perioperative Nurses (ACORN) and global expert in infection prevention and control, as she discusses the risk of using low quality personal protective equipment in healthcare settings and the impact it has on infection control. You will learn the global and national practices dictating the manufacturing standards of PPE quality, as well as how to assess PPE and glove quality for ensuring high protection levels.

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Reopening Dental Practices: Infection Control Challenges

Join Dr. Roslyn Franklin, BDSc, GCert Infection Prevention and Control specialist and dentist as she presents best practices when preparing to reopen dental practices. With her respected consultancy business, Amalgamate, Roslyn has focused on working with and educating dental teams to achieve realistic and best practice infection prevention and control practice in Australia. Watch as she provides you with realistic and evidence-based infection control measures to reduce risk and improve safety for all workers and patients.

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Allergie professionnelle au latex

Apprenez à différencier dermatite et réactions allergiques de type I et de type IV ; à déterminer l’incidence, les causes et les symptômes de l’allergie au latex ; à comprendre le diagnostic d’allergie de type I ; et à appréhender les stratégies et les recommandations actuelles visant à lutter contre l’allergie au latex.
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La dermatose professionnelle en milieu vétérinaire

Étude du risque et de l’incidence des dermatoses professionnelles dans la pratique vétérinaire d’après la littérature actuelle.  Explication de l’impact des dermatites de contact allergiques et irritatives, de l’urticaire de contact et des allergies aux latex, avec présentation des méthodes de prévention et de traitement.
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Santé des mains et respect des règles d’hygiène : peuvent-elles coexister ?

Comprendre la relation entre hygiène des mains, surfaces environnementales et utilisation des gants dans la transmission des infections nosocomiales. Recommandation des meilleures pratiques, protection de l’intégrité cutanée et présentation des solutions en cas d’irritation.
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Dental Webinars

À la pointe du contrôle des infections en milieu dentaire – Zoom sur la Nouvelle-Zélande

Présentation des normes, lignes directrices et meilleures pratiques en vigueur pour le contrôle des infections en milieu dentaire. Apprenez à reconnaître et à réduire les risques courants d’infection ; étudiez les règles d’hygiène des mains et les procédures d’utilisation des gants et familiarisez-vous avec les différents matériaux de confection des gants.
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