COVID-19 Accessible Materials Webinar Series- COVID-19: Sanitization of Personal Durable Medical Equipment


November 18, 2020


Cleaning and disinfecting surfaces are important for preventing the spread of COVID-19. Sanitizing devices, such as wheelchairs or hospital beds, is a top priority for individuals who use durable medical equipment (DME), especially during the COVID-19 pandemic. This webinar will share up-to-date CDC guidance about how COVID-19 spreads and best practices for cleaning and disinfection so that people who use DME can protect themselves from infection. 


Carolyn Phillips

Liz Persaud

Learning Outcomes:

Understand at least 2 methods of COVID-19 transmission.  

Learn the difference between cleaning and disinfecting devices to reduce the risk of getting infected by COVID-19. 

Identify 2 best practices for cleaning and disinfecting DME during the COVID-19 pandemic. 


CEUs This activity is offered for up to 0.1 CEUs (1.0 hour of instruction). To register for CEUs:  

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Upon completion of the two forms and passing the quiz, a CEU certificate will be sent

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