This course is comprised of 9 individual modules.  Each module has continuing education credit attached; however, if all modules are completed by a provider, they will receive 5 hours of MIEMSS approved continuing education credit (ALS: 1.5 state/local & 3.5 individual, BLS: 1 hour medical, 4 hours local option).

Module 1:  Introduction to Infectious Disease (v18)

This course provides an introduction to infectious disease.  This module of the Emerging Infectious Disease Course is approved for 0.5 hours of continuing education through MIEMSS (ALS:  State/Local, BLS:  Medical).

  • Enrolled students: 1594
Module 2:  Basic Infection Control Concepts & Recognition of Infectious Patients (v18)

This course provides information about infection control concepts and how to recognize infectious patients.  This module of the Emerging Infectious Disease Course is approved for 0.5 hours of continuing education through MIEMSS (ALS:  State/Local, BLS:  Medical).

  • Enrolled students: 1421
Module 3:  PPE Considerations for Prehospital Providers:  Using the Multi-Pathogen Approach (v18)

This course provides information about PPE considerations for prehospital providers.  This module of the Emerging Infectious Disease Course is approved for 0.5 hours of continuing education through MIEMSS (ALS:  state/local, BLS:  Medical).

  • Enrolled students: 1058
Module 4:  Donning & Doffing PPE for Contact, Droplet, and Airborne Precautions (v18)

This course provides information about donning and doffing PPE correctly.  This module of the Emerging Infectious Disease Course is approved for 0.5 hours of continuing education through MIEMSS (ALS:  Individual, BLS:  Local).

  • Enrolled students: 1040
Module 5 (part 1):  Donning & Doffing PPE for Special Respiratory Precautions, EVD, and other High Consequence Diseases (v18)

This course provides detailed information regarding PPE for special circumstances.  This module of the Emerging Infectious Disease Course is approved for 0.5 hours of continuing education through MIEMSS (ALS:  Individual, BLS:  Local).

  • Enrolled students: 857
Module 5 (part 2):  Donning & Doffing PPE for Special Respiratory Precautions, EVD, and other High Consequence Diseases (v18)

This course provides detailed information regarding PPE for special circumstances.  This module of the Emerging Infectious Disease Course is approved for 0.5 hours of continuing education through MIEMSS (ALS:  Individual, BLS:  Local).

  • Enrolled students: 773
Module 6:  Decontamination of Personnel and Provider Care (v18)

This course provides detailed information regarding decontamination.  This module of the Emerging Infectious Disease Course is approved for 0.5 hours of continuing education through MIEMSS (ALS:  Individual, BLS:  Local).

  • Enrolled students: 795
Module 7:  Infectious Waste Disposal & Equipment Decontamination (v18)

This course provides detailed information regarding the disposal of infectious wast and the decontamination of equipment.  This module of the Emerging Infectious Disease Course is approved for 0.5 hours of continuing education through MIEMSS (ALS:  Individual, BLS:  Local).

  • Enrolled students: 785
Module 8:  Transport During Highly Infectious Disease Investigations & Operational Considerations for Portable Isolation Units (v18)

This course provides detailed information regarding transporting patients during highly infectious disease investigations.  This module of the Emerging Infectious Disease Course is approved for 0.5 hours of continuing education through MIEMSS (ALS:  Individual, BLS:  Local).

  • Enrolled students: 710
Module 9:  Transfer of Patient Care for Patients with Ebola and Highly Infectious Diseases and Introduction to Biocontainment Units (v18)

This course provides detailed information regarding transfer of patient care.  This module of the Emerging Infectious Disease Course is approved for 0.5 hours of continuing education through MIEMSS (ALS:  Local/State, BLS:  Local).

  • Enrolled students: 731