The Basics of Safety at a Healthcare Facility


Learning Objective:

  1. Define key terms related to infectious diseases
  2. Describe actions that can prevent exposure to infectious diseases
  3. Describe potential dangers of high-risk areas in a healthcare facility
  4. Describe the general techniques to minimize injury while handling heavy equipment/objects
  5. Explain general resources that are available if an emergency occurs

Additional Information:

In order to access this eLearning Course, obtain your CE, and print your Certificate, please follow the steps below:

New Users:

Register- Complete a brief registration, your primary email address will be your User ID

Returning Users:

Login to STERIS University’s Online Learning Center using your email address (User ID) and password created upon initial registration

To access your eLearning Course:

New Users follow steps 1-4
Returning Users, after logging in you will be taken directly to your eLearning Course. Simply launch by clicking on the blue play button.

  1. Select Available Courses
  2. Expand eLearning Courseware folder of your choice
  3. Move your cursor over the e Learning Program of choice
  4. Click the Launch link

To receive 1.0 Contact Hour for completing this eLearning Course:

  1. Complete course and pass test with 80% minimum score
  2. Complete brief evaluation

To Print your certificate:

  1. Click on the Print CE Certificate tab
  2. Locate your eLearning Course certificate
  3. Click on the Show Progress link
  4. Go to the Completed tab
  5. Click on the Certificate icon on the right
  6. Print your certificate