CDC to Host Webinar on Enhanced Barrier Precautions

Events; Programs and Resources

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is hosting a webinar discussing Enhanced Barrier Precautions (EBPs) in nursing homes on November 15 at 1:00 p.m. EST. Discussion will include a detailed review of what EBPs are, why EBPs are recommended in nursing homes, and how to be successful with implementation. Presentations will be followed by conversation with the experts about frequently asked questions from the field.   

Register in advance for this webinar: 

Featured Presenters:  

  1. Abimbola (Bola) Ogundimu, DrPH, RN, CIC, CPHQ; Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, CDC. 
  2. Heather Jones, DNP, NP-C; Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, CDC.  
  3. Linda Behan BSN, RN, CIC; Consultant; Long Term Care Infection Prevention, LLC.  


  1. Kara Jacobs Slifka, MD, MPH; Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, CDC.