Design and Maintenance of Airborne Infection Isolation Rooms

Description:

This module provides an overview of the design and maintenance of permanently engineered airborne infection isolation rooms (AIIRs). These rooms are designed to prevent the spread of easily transmitted and/or life threatening airborne infectious diseases.


Author(s)
  • Name: Jeanne Pfeiffer
    Title: Teaching Specialist
    Organization: University of Minnesota, School of Nursing MERET
    Email: pfeif052@umn.edu

  • Name: Program: MERET
    Title: Minnesota Emergency Readiness Education & Training
    Organization: Centers for Public Health Education and Outreach
    Email: tdfitz@umn.edu

Developer
Name: Sheila Hoover, Ph.D
Title: Instructional Designer
Organization: School of Public Health Centers for Public Health and Outreach
Contact
Name: Jeanne Pfeiffer
Phone: 612-626-7021
Address: School of Nursing
Room 4-178 WDH
1331
308 Harvard St S E
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Meta Information
Languages: English
Keywords: negative pressure, airborne isolation room, isolation
Target Capabiltities: Respond: Public Safety and Security Response, Common: Planning, Common: Risk Management, Protect: Critical Infrastructure Protection, Respond: Environmental Health, Respond: Isolation and Quarantine, Respond: Medical Surge, Respond: On-site Incident Managment, Respond: Responder Health and Safety
Universal Task Listing: Protect, Respond, Common
Cognative Domain: Knowledge, Comprehension, Application, Synthesis or Evaluation
Copyright Restrictions: Creative Commons - Attribution
Is Product...: Reusable
Learning Management System Compatability: None
Added: Thu Jun 14 22:35:58 -0400 2007
Last Updated: Tue Jan 22 10:18:29 -0500 2008