Common Illness Prevention


Common Illness Prevention

  • Category Health
  • Authors Lucinda Mejdell-Awbrey, RN, MA
  • Variants
    1. Full Course - 13 minutes
      This version is designed for college and university faculty and staff in the U.S.

Illness can spread quickly throughout your workplace. The goal of this course is to provide employees with information on common communicable diseases and how to prevent and manage them. The course reviews facts about communicable diseases, how illness spreads, and preventing the spread of common illnesses.

Expert Authors

Lucinda Mejdell-Awbrey, RN, MA

Lucinda Mejdell-Awbrey, RN, MA, has served students as a Credentialed School Nurse and School Administrator for over 30 years. For the past 17 years, Lucinda has developed and implemented a wide variety of school health and safety programs. She also provides community and school level trainings for the California Department of Education and other state and national organizations regarding School Safety Issues, Crisis Response Planning, Bullying and Harassment Prevention, School Nursing Practices, and Coordinated School Health Programs.