The purpose of this course is to provide information on safety for both patients and health care employees in a home setting.
Safety in Home Care: Preventing Patient and Worker Hazards is a 1 hour continuing education course that provides safety information for both patients and health care employees in a home environment. The course identifies common hazards to patients and home health care employees and reviews hazard prevention.
To receive continuing education credit for this program, you must complete the entire course, including registration, viewing the video program, taking the post-test and obtaining a score of at least 70% or better, and completing the program evaluation. (Social workers must obtain at least an 80% or better score.) If you do not score a 70% or better, (80% for social workers) you may take the exam again as many times as necessary to receive a passing score. When a score of 70% (80% for social workers) or better is achieved, you will be able to move forward to the evaluation and receive your certificate online.