The POCUS Disinfection Course

June 28, 2022

You need to use point of care ultrasound (POCUS) to assess your patient. How do you routinely clean and disinfect your POCUS device properly between patients? What if a patient is on contact and droplet precautions?

The POCUS Disinfection Course aims to prepare healthcare providers in Alberta to reduce the risk of cross-contamination while using POCUS in the clinical setting. This online course will cover cleaning and disinfection concepts and principles as well as disinfection procedures and protocols, focused in the context of content and droplet precautions.

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Other Services

There are a number of options for you to access urgent and routine specialty advice in the Edmonton and North zone.  This includes SpecialistLINK, and eReferral for routine advice and RAAPID for urgent or emergent cases.

This one-pager was created as a reference to assist you in determining which service to use, based on the advice required and your preferences.

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Specialist LINK

For Calgary Zone, please visit Specialist Link.

Visit Specialist LINK

eReferral

Request Advice through Netcare Portal

Visit eReferral

RAAPID

AHS telephone line for urgent or emergent cases

Visit RAAPID