Pertussis Awareness

Course Details:

  • Category: Disease Management
  • Duration: 30 minutes
  • Target Audience: All Employees

Course Overview: This training is for employees to have a better understanding and proficiency of Pertussis, also referred to as Whooping Cough. Pertussis is a commonly known respiratory illness that is a very contagious disease caused by a type of bacteria called Bordetella pertussis.

Training Includes:

  • Overview of Pertussis
  • Transmission and Spread
  • Symptoms
  • 3 Stages
  • Pertussis in Babies
  • Complications
  • Treatment
  • Prevention
  • Precautions for Healthcare Personnel