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What You Can do to Protect Your Residents from the Flu - On Demand

Format:  Recorded Webinar

Date Recorded: Feb. 26, 2018

Program Summary: This flu season is proving to be one of the worst in recent years, and experts don’t think the season has peaked yet. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the elderly and people with chronic conditions are at particular risk of developing flu related complications. This webinar is designed to provide adult care facility and assisted living providers with the information and tools to be proactive and protect their residents from the flu. We will also discuss how to best manage and contain an outbreak, and what steps facilities must take to report an outbreak. Lastly, we will recommend protocols you should put in place for staff and visitors during flu season, to help keep your residents safe and healthy.

Target Audience: NYC ACF/AL providers

Speaker: Beth Nivin, MPH Research Scientist, Bureau of Communicable Diseases, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Credit available:  1 hour of ACF/AL credit

Registration Fee: Free

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