Common Illnesses in Child Care Workshop

This workshop uses a game approach to teach appropriate response to common illnesses. The content includes myths and facts about childhood illnesses and when temporarily ill children need to be excluded from their group. Includes distribution of current reference materials and the opportunity to practice using them. The reference for the discussion is Managing Infectious Diseases in Child Care and Schools, a publication of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Handouts include some of the tables and Quick Reference Sheets from this book.

ECELS arranges workshops on a fee-for-service basis. The fee is due when an ECELS staff member confirms that the workshop can be arranged. Contact ECELS by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by phone at 484-446-3003 for more information. (ECERS-ITERS: Personal Care Routines, Parents and Staff. K7C2-84: 2 hours credit. Meets STAR Level 2 Performance Standard for Health and Safety) Reviewed and reaffirmed 12/5/12