Contact Investigation


This training provides an overview of contact investigation as an essential strategy for preventing and controlling serious communicable diseases.

Participants are eligible to receive up to.05 CEUs or .5 contact hours for completion of training including pre-test, post test and evaluation.

Learning Objectives - at the conclusion of this training, participants will be able to:

Define contact investigation (CI)
Describe key elements of CI (disease, contacts, actions)
Explain the steps of the CI process
Describe the steps and essential components of interviewing
Explain methods to locate and notify contacts
State guidelines for field safety during CI