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Latex Allergy in Healthcare

Latex Allergy in Healthcare (876)
Latex allergy is a growing concern in healthcare. This course will review how latex is harvested and manufactured, common healthcare products that contain latex, reactions to the latex, symptoms and types of inflammatory reactions, how latex allergy is diagnosed, and steps to manage a latex allergy.
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Online - Complete Course
Course is available online IMMEDIATELY after purchase
Reading material is presented in a PDF or PowerPoint format
One copy of the reading material can be printed out or saved
Quiz answers are entered online & graded immediately
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At the completion of this course the reader will be able to:
  • Recall how natural latex rubber is harvested and manufactured.
  • Discuss latex products in healthcare, listing some of the healthcare products that contain latex, recalling why powdered gloves were banned, and who can be affected by latex exposure.
  • Recall the clinical reactions to latex, including the symptoms and types of reactions.
  • Recall how latex allergy is diagnosed.
  • Discuss steps that can be taken to manage the disease.

Provider #: 50-2256
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We report to CE Broker immediately after course completion, provided that your license number is in your profile prior to course completion.

Course #: 20-761884



P.A.C.E Provider #: 511
ASCLS P.A.C.E.® Approval

Continuing Education Unlimited is approved as a provider of continuing education programs in the clinical laboratory sciences by the ASCLS P.A.C.E.

Approved   |   511-130-23


California Dept of Public Health, Laboratory Field Services

Our Laboratory courses are accepted by The California Department of Public Health, Laboratory Field Services, when the course also has an ASCLS P.A.C.E. #.

Accrediting Agency #: 0001
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Hours
 1.0
Level
 Basic
Course Code
 SAF011
Author
 Deborah L. Buckley, MBA, MT(ASCP)
Profession
 Laboratory
Category
 Safety
Last Reviewed
 03/01/2022
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