Annual Bloodborne Pathogens Update for School Nurses
Friday, March 12, 2021
8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Friday, March 5, 2021
Objectives for Bloodborne Pathogens Update
Specialized Health & Safety Management - Susie Wistrom
Participant will be required to have a pair of disposable gloves on hand to demonstrate proper use of gloves.
Following the training, the participant will be able to:
- Define bloodborne pathogens.
- Identify the bloodborne pathogens of primary
- List the ways bloodborne pathogens can enter a person
- Describe the importance of personal protective equipment (PPE) and hand washing in reducing the risk of bloodborne pathogens
- Identify work practices that help eliminate or reduce the risk of
- Learn how to remove disposable gloves
- List procedures to follow if exposure occurs.
Light House Child and Family Services - Elizabeth Szybatka
Mental Health School Nurse Training:
- During this training experience, Elizabeth will facilitate an active conversation about how adversity impacts the students we serve. We will take a look at trauma, attachment, and how they impact student's functioning inside the walls (or the GoogleMeets!) of our school. Additionally, we will delve into a conversation about compassion fatigue, avoiding burnout, and taking care of ourselves, especially during these trying times.
About the Presenter
Elizabeth Szybatka, MA, LPCC, RPT-S works with Lighthouse Child and Family Services. She has a decade of experience working alongside children and families in special education.