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Precautions against MRSA and other Communicable Diseases in the Classroom

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While winter may be the worst time for colds, coughs, and flu, teachers are often faced with a wide range of communicable diseases and illnesses year-round. How do we make the health and well-being of our students and ourselves one of the main focuses in our classrooms? Join John Roche, a First Aid Instructor and educator, as he discusses simple steps you can take to help prevent the spread of sickness in your classroom. In addition to discussing basic first aid steps you can take to prevent disease transmission, John will also cover the symptoms of MRSA, influenza, HIV, Hepatitis, and other diseases communicated via blood, air, or surfaces. He will also discuss practical ways to help keep the surfaces in your classroom clean.


Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: Other
Last aired on: Wednesday, January 17, 2018 @ 3:00 PM EST
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: Personal Enrichment, School Safety, Workplace
Tags: communicable diseases, disease transmission, first aid, illness, mrsa, prevention, student safety

Reviews (23)

Full Member
Very informative and helpful. Nobody liks to be sick.
Full Member
It is very important kids properly wash their hands and not just use sanitizer.
Basic Member
Thank you for reminding me of all areas that I need to clean to keep myself and my students healthy.
Full Member
An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Good tips!
Full Member
Very helpful presentation, it will help to prevent the spread of sickness in classrooms. Great first aid steps.
Thank you!
Full Member
I found the information interesting and meaningful. Prevention is the key!
Essential ideas to make the health and well-being of our students and ourselves one of the main focuses in our schools. Thank you
Full Member
Great tips and advice!
Full Member
Very informational.
Basic Member
Thanks for a great presentation.
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