EPI® in Long-Term Care Education Series Online

Access in-depth foundational training for Infection Preventionists working in long-term care settings at a pace that works for you. Register for EPI® for Long-Term Care 101 or EPI® for Long-Term Care 102 separately, or get the full series at a discount!

Published federal regulations have a significant impact on how long-term care facilities address infection prevention and control. Developed from APIC’s popular EPI® in Long-Term Care Certificate Series, the EPI® for Long-Term Care Education Series Online includes the following modules:

EPI 101 in Long-Term Care EPI 102 in Long-Term Care
CNEs: 13.75 CNEs: 13.5
Expiration Date: December 31, 2021 Expiration Date: December 31, 2021
The Role of the IP Basic Microbiology
Federal and State Regulations and
the Mega Rule
Multi-Drug Resistance Organisms
Managing an IPC Program Clostridium difficile in LTC
Monitoring the Health of the Community Antimicrobial Stewardship
Quality Assurance New Toolkits for ABS
Interdisciplinary Services Influenza and Vaccination
PPE Resource Library
Precautions Cleaning, Disinfection, and Sterilization in LTC
Infectious Diseases of Interest to the IP Device-Associated Infections
Surveillance: the IP as a Detective Outbreak Investigation
Introduction to NHSN Facility Design, Construction and Renovation
Surveillance and Practice Case Studies Water Management Program
IP as Educator

 


2019 Registration Fees:
EPI 101 or 102 a la carte: $300 Members / $375 Non-members
EPI 101/102 Bundle: $450 Members / $525 Non-members

Completion of this course does not provide the user with the Long-Term Care certificate, only a certificate of course completion and contact hours.

The course is developed with support from IDPH through the CDC’s Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity for Infectious Diseases (ELC) Domestic Ebola Supplement Award. If you are a healthcare worker in Illinois, please contact APIC for specific course information before registering for this course.

Note: This is a video-based course, so it will require a minimum internet bandwidth to properly load and run the content. Please review the Technical Requirements tab before purchasing.

2018 Registration Fees:
(fees will increase in 2019) 
EPI 101 or 102 a la carte: $300 Members / $375 Non-members
EPI 101/102 Bundle: $450 Members / $525 Non-members

The course is developed with support from IDPH through the CDC’s Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity for Infectious Diseases (ELC) Domestic Ebola Supplement Award. If you are a healthcare worker in Illinois, please contact APIC for specific course information before registering for this course.

 

Paying by credit card? Please select the “Register” button.

Paying by check? Please download the 2019 registration form and mail it to the noted address. Please ensure that the registration form and any corresponding documents are included as we cannot process registrations without payment.

Bulk sales are available. Email eLearning@apic.org for more information.

Please note that online courses may take up to 24 hours after your registration has been processed to appear in the learning platform.

If you are interested in taking a course again, please note that unless we have released a new version, we cannot reissue contact hours for an additional completion. If you are looking to simply re-gain access to the content for review, please contact eLearning@apic.org so we can assist you. 

CANCELLATION/TRANSFER POLICY:
APIC must receive all cancellations in writing within 30 days of purchase if you have not yet started the course. If you have started the course, you must submit your cancellation within 7 days of the start day to be eligible for a refund.

Please submit cancellation requests to eLearning@apic.org or via fax to (202) 789-1899. Courses are non-transferrable and remain with the original registered individual regardless of position changes or employee departures.

The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology, Inc. (APIC) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC).

Course evaluations will be available in your online training menu at the end of the course. All course-related evaluations must be completed within 30 days of course completion. After satisfying all evaluation requirements, a certificate of completion will be available to print and/or download under My Transcripts for your records indicating CEUs.

Accredited status does not imply endorsement by APIC or the American Nurses Credentialing Center of any commercial products displayed or discussed in conjunction with an educational activity.

Technical Requirements
APIC Education Online courses are accessed through a web browser. The web browser you use must accept cookies, run Adobe Flash, and run JavaScript.

We recommend the below browsers and plug-ins for the best online learning experience

Minimum Internet Bandwidth

  • Standard Definition (SD) videos: 5 Mbps
  • High Definition (HD) videos: 8 Mbps

Computer Operating System

  • PC: Windows XP or newer
  • Mac: OS X 10.5 (Leopard) or newer

Web Browsers

  • Internet Explorer 8.0 or above
  • Firefox support for most recent 2 public versions
  • Safari support for most recent 2 public versions
  • Google Chrome support for most recent 2 public versions

Browser Plug-ins
Flash Player version 10.2.159.1 or higher. Go to Adobe Flash Player to install the latest version.

Note: APIC Education Online is a mobile-responsive website however, devices running iOS (like iPads, iPhones, and iPod Touches) are not able to display course content at this time, due to Flash restrictions on iOS.
Technical support: eLearning@apic.org