Infection Control in Construction


  • Jun 09, 2020 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Fee Type of Fee
No Charge MBI Members Only

Presenter: Larry Warkel, McGough - White Bear Lake, MN

Renovation and construction projects in healthcare environments pose unique infection control and life safety challenges for contractors and workers. This webinar will be an overview of the practical use of infection control risk assessments (ICRA) and management techniques for construction in a healthcare setting. It provides a basic understanding of the infection control risk assessment process as it applies to healthcare construction, as well as the practical use of ICRA tools, including containment, negative air, HEPA filtration, monitoring, and documentation techniques. The information, engineering controls, and documentation methods discussed in this webinar are also applicable to Clean Rooms, Data Rooms, and all Occupied Facility remodeling.