Infection Prevention and Control Resources for Audiologists

Date: 
01 June, 2020
Credit: 
SAC
Category: 
SAC News
Audiology

SAC has compiled a list of audiology-focused resources from organizations in Canada and internationally which may be helpful. 

 

Government Resources:

Infection Prevention and Control (Public Health Agency of Canada) 

Coronavirus (COVID-19) (Infection and Prevention Control Canada) 

Infection Prevention and Control Core Competencies for Health Care Workers: A Consensus Document (Infection and Prevention Control Canada)

Infection Prevention and Control for COVID-19: Second Interim Guidance for Acute Healthcare Settings (Health Canada)

 

International Resources:

Getting your workplace ready for COVID-19 (World Health Organization) 

Infection Control Guidance for Healthcare Professionals about Coronavirus (COVID-19) (US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

Infection Control Resources for Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists (American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA))

COVID-19: Moving Toward Full Audiology Services? (American Academy of Audiology (AAA))

Infection Control in Audiology Practice (American Academy of Audiology (AAA))

Booth Safety: COVID-19 and Beyond (American Academy of Audiology (AAA))

Audiology and otology services during Covid-19 (New joint guidance from the UK's audiology professional bodies)

 

Other Resources:

Infection Control Resource (Oaktree Products Inc.)

Making Audiology Work During COVID-19 and Beyond (The Hearing Journal)

Courses on Infection Control from Audiology Online (Note: SAC members and associates  get a discounted rate with Audiology Online)

Risk Assessment, COVID-19 ‘Just Audiology Stuff’ blog post