Project Firstline Rhode Island
Project Firstline Rhode Island (PFL RI) is a CDC-funded training collaborative focused on improving infection prevention and control knowledge and strategies across healthcare.
About Project Firstline
Project Firstline is designed to provide education, training, and resources to healthcare staff, allied professionals, members of the public health workforce, and other workers. Our innovative content equips learners with the understanding and confidence to apply infection prevention and control principles and protocols necessary to protect Rhode Island workplaces and communities from infectious disease threats.
Who is PFL RI’s learning community?
Our learning community includes those in clinical and non-clinical roles who benefit from reinforced knowledge of infection prevention and control principles and protocols.
Who is your PFL RI Team?
The PFL RI Team is comprised of physicians, nurses, and public health professionals working together to improve the health of all Rhode Islanders. The PFL RI Team has years of experience with direct patient care, healthcare quality and improvement, as well as specialized training and experience in infection prevention and control.
The PFL RI Team collaborates with state and national subject matter experts to design, develop, and deliver infection prevention training and resources. The materials are focused to meet the diverse learning needs of Rhode Island healthcare workers.
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Infection Prevention and Control Guidelines
The following guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH), and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) cover current infection prevention and control (IPC) recommendations and protocols to help keep you, your patients, your families, and our communities safe and healthy.
Training & Resources
We provide infection prevention and control (IPC) training and resources for workers from a wide range of education and training backgrounds.
Video Series: Inside Infection Control
Project Firstline’s videos help you learn about infection control, how they help prevent COVID-19, and how you can take infection control measures in the workplace to protect yourself, your patients, your families, and our community.
Our courses are adaptable to your schedule and continuously updated. You can earn Continuing Education (CE) credits and/or Certificates of Training.
Social Media Content
Help others learn more about recognizing infection control risks and where germs live in healthcare using our downloadable social media content. Be sure to tag Project Firstline in your posts (@RI_Firstline on Twitter and @ProjectFirstlineRI on Facebook #WeAreFirstline #WeAreFirstlineRI).
Dig deeper with our full library of training materials and resources
Partnership Brings Greater Impact
If you are a local or national professional organization, a Rhode Island-based university, or a Rhode Island-based healthcare facility and are interested in exploring a partnership with Project Firstline Rhode Island, we'd love to hear from you!
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