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Legionella Webinar Series: Review Water Management Resources and Healthcare Implications

June 25 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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Numerous tools and resources are available for the prevention of Legionella in building water systems. Learn more about available resources and gain a better understanding of the impact of Legionella in the healthcare setting. Any remaining questions or outstanding topics will also be discussed during this final webinar of the series.

Learning Objectives:

  • Review healthcare-associated legionellosis and the importance of water management programs for prevention
  • Discuss the role of healthcare surveyors in enforcing CMS requirements
  • Review the available resources and tools available for water management program development and implementation
  • Explore implications for other healthcare settings, including clinics and outpatient centers

Presenters:
Jane Yackley, MPH
Epidemiologiest
Tennessee Department of Health

Mary-Margaret Fill, MD
Tennessee Department of Health

Target Audience:
Facility managers, infection control, risk managers, safety officer, quality, environmental services

 

Webinars will be conducted the 4th Tuesday of each month from January through June. Continuing education credit available.

 

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