Nebraska School Nurse Association

Free Webinar-Bed Bugs: Considerations for Healthcare Providers

Posted about 1 year ago by Tonja Frank


Bed Bugs:

Considerations for

Healthcare Providers


Tuesday, October 23, 2018 | 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. ET

Followed by a live Q&A session 3:00 – 3:30 p.m.


Bed bugs can infest just about anywhere. There are unique considerations to be mindful of as healthcare providers and social service professionals address their clients' health concerns while providing a safe and healthy living environment.

 This webinar will prepare you to—

  • Understand unique aspects to managing bed bugs in a healthcare setting;
  • Identify bed bugs and their harborages;
  • Determine protocols for transporting individuals with bed bugs and preventing bed bugs from infesting other clients and their homes.

 Featured Presenters:

  • Jill Hardy, RN, Infection Prevention and Control Nurse, The University of Kansas Health System
  • Jody Gangloff-Kaufmann, PhD., Community IPM Coordinator, New York State IPM Program
  • Marcia Anderson, PhD., Center for Integrated Pest Management, U.S. EPA