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Legionella Webinar Series: Water Management Programs

May 21, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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What happens if there is a suspected outbreak of Legionella at your healthcare facility? Learn about outbreak identification and the common components and players involved in an outbreak investigation. Understand what’s expected of a facility during a public health investigation and the control measures that may be implemented.

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe legionellosis clusters/outbreaks and their identification
  • Discuss the components and the major players involved in a legionellosis outbreak investigation
  • Discuss expectations of a healthcare facility during an investigation
  • Review outbreak remediation and mitigation steps

Jane Yackley, MPH
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.