The Proficient Infection Preventionist

12 Month Webinar Series in Partnership with Proactive Medical Review


(To register for an individual webinar, go to the schedule below and click on the date)


This 12 month webinar series emphasizes skill building for the Post-Acute Care Infection Preventionist with a focus on establishing and managing an effective IPC program in the SNF/LTC/AL setting. This series will provide a framework for supporting the Infection Preventionist with solid systems for sustained infection control, resources for compliant surveillance, data collection and outbreak management, and guidance for managing evolving regulatory requirements through a monthly remote learning group with other Infection Preventionists nationwide. Recordings or live sessions are included with the webinar purchase.


Essential insights for the Infection Preventionist with focused skill and resource development.


  • Administrators
  • Assisted Living Managers
  • Infection Preventionist
  • Directors of Nursing
  • Nurse Managers
  • Nurses
  • Clinical Leaders 


SCHEDULE [monthly; third Tuesdays 10:30am AZ Time (12:30pm EST)]

  • March 15: Competency in Epidemiology of Infectious Diseases & Basic Microbiology for the Infection Preventionist
  • April 19: Competency in Infectious Diseases Common in Post-Acute Care Settings
  • May 17: Conducting Skillful IPC Program Surveillance
  • June 21: Competency in Multidrug Resistance Organisms (MDRO) for the Infection Preventionist
  • July 19: Adept Antibiotic Stewardship for the Infection Preventionist
  • August 16: Insightful Root Cause Analysis for the Infection Preventionist
  • September 20: Equipping Staff: Infection Control Focused Training & Competency Assessments
  • October 18: Expert Outbreak Management for the Infection Preventionist
  • November 15: Ship-shape Cleaning & Disinfection for the Infection Preventionist
  • December 20: Astute Survey Preparedness & Application of Infection Control Regulatory Requirements


Proactive will record webinar sessions and maintain recordings of each session in the series on the GoToTM  Webinar site. These recordings will be made available to paid registrants at no additional charge. Recordings are typically available within one week of the live webinar session. Webinar Recording Procedure:

  • Webinar recordings are hosted on GoToTM Webinar and are accessible via a link made available by Proactive. Complimentary access to the recording of each webinar session will be provided to registrants.
  • No CE is granted for viewing recorded webinars.


  • Administrators (NAB): Each live session within this series has been applied for and/or approved for 1 participant hour of continuing education for Administrators.
  • Administrators and Assisted Living Managers (NCIA): The following sessions have been applied and/or approved for 1 hour of continuing education for Administrators and Assisted Living Managers.
    • February 15: Developing an Exceptional Infection Control & Prevention Program
    • April 19: Competency in Infectious Diseases Common in Post-Acute Care Settings
    • May 17: Conducting Skillful IPC Program Surveillance
    • August 16: Insightful Root Cause Analysis for the Infection Preventionist
    • September 20: Equipping Staff: Infection Control Focused Training & Competency Assessments
    • NOTES:
      • Proactive Medical Review is an approved provider of NAB.
      • The NAB approval number for each session can be found on the corresponding session's event page.
      • No CE is granted to participants who fail to attend the entire session.
      • CE is only granted for attendance of live webinars; no CE is granted for viewing recorded webinars. 


    • Participants may register for each session individually or register for the full series at a discounted rate. Registration for the live webinars includes access to the webinar recording (note: no CEU is granted for viewing recorded webinars).
        • Arizona LeadingAge Members: $75 per webinar link, per webinar
        • Non-Members: $125 per webinar link, per webinar
        • Arizona LeadingAge Members: $800
        • Non-Members: $1,400

    Transfers, Cancellations, & No-shows

    • Registrations are fully transferable. Transfers must be submitted via email Kelsie Lane no later than 48 hours prior to the Webinar.
    • A full refund will be given to all cancellations received 10 or more business days prior to the program.
    • A $10 administrative fee will be charged to all cancellations received six to nine business days prior to the program.
    • No refunds will be given to cancellations received five or fewer business days prior to the program.
    • Arizona LeadingAge reserves the right to cancel the program due to insufficient enrollment in which case pre-registered participants will be notified and full refunds provided.
    • No-shows will be billed. No refunds for failure to log-in at the time of the event.

    This series is offered in Partnership with:

    Arizona LeadingAge is a 501(c)6 not-for-profit organization. 

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