Design and Maintenance of Airborne Infection Isolation Rooms


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.

  • Name: Jeanne Pfeiffer
    Title: Teaching Specialist
    Organization: University of Minnesota, School of Nursing MERET

  • Name: Program: MERET
    Title: Minnesota Emergency Readiness Education & Training
    Organization: Centers for Public Health Education and Outreach

Name: Sheila Hoover, Ph.D
Title: Instructional Designer
Organization: School of Public Health Centers for Public Health and Outreach
Name: Jeanne Pfeiffer
Phone: 612-626-7021
Address: School of Nursing
Room 4-178 WDH
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