To stay ahead of the Coronavirus pandemic countries are going to have to rapidly increase their ability to test their ci?zens. PEPFAR partners through technical assistance and support of healthcare systems will play an important role in ensuring quality and safe service delivery throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. This course has been designed to rapidly develop the competency of par?cipants to create tes?ng sta?ons at healthcare facili?es designed to ensure that it op?mises the safety of pa?ents and staff. Addi?onally, this course provides guidance on crea?ng a treatment facility for pa?ents with COVID-19. Included in the course, is COVID-19 preparedness at facili?es that do not offer tes?ng.
Any PEPFAR partner involved in providing technical assistance to the South African government, hospital or clinic managers and administrators who are involved in se?ng up screening, tes?ng and treatment facili?es.
This is an eLearning course with a minimum comple?on dura?on of 3 hours.
On completion of the course, a participant will be able to:
The following study units are included in this short course:
Students will be assessed my means of MCQ’s for which a minimum pass mark of 70% should be obtained to qualify for a cer?ficate of comple?on.
FPD will award successful par?cipants with a cer?ficate of comple?on of this course.
Accredited for 6 CEU’s on level 2
Free access to this course is provided through PEPFAR support to South Africa.
1. Go to the MPC platform https://www.mpconsul?ng.co.za/online-cme
2. Select course: How to set up a Screening, Tes?ng and Treatment facility
3. Create login profile if not already in the system
4. Complete registration form
5. Access granted