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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 (20)

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.
Full Member
Thanks for a great presentation.
Full Member
Thank you for the tips! We had an epidemic at our school and this info is well appreciated!
Basic Member
Great reminders for home and schools. Plan to share this with my peers!
Full Member
Wonderful information we all need to use
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