HSABC Webinar: CORONAVIRUS 101: What Frontline Staff and Organizations Need to Know

May 5, 2020, 10:00 - 11:30 AM

Corey Ranger and Sarah Kift provide an overview of how to work safely and support your clients and staff in the midst of the pandemic:

Topics covered:

  • COVID 19 Symptoms and Basics
  • Screening and testing: How to screen for COVID-19 and where to get tested/get your clients tested
  • Shelter and outreach contexts: how to set up and maintain safe spaces
  • Personal Protective Equipment: Masks 101 and PPE
  • Safe supply: how to get people on safer versions of substances
  • Overdose and First Aid Protocols
  • Harm Reduction Resources
  • Current Public Health Orders, Guidance's and Recommendations in BC
  • Up to Date Resources and Contacts

Instructor: Corey Ranger 

Corey Ranger is a registered nurse with experience working in harm reduction across Alberta--he has facilitated blood-borne pathogens programming for street-entrenched individuals in Edmonton's inner-city core; worked on the harm reduction team in Calgary; started HIV programming in Brooks; and most recently been responsible for implementing naloxone programming and supervised consumption services (SCS) in Medicine Hat. Corey has been a post-secondary instructor for community and mental health nursing at Medicine Hat College, and is an advocate for evidence-informed, pragmatic public policy. Corey is currently project manager for BCcampus, responsible for the development, implementation, and evaluation of a provincial peer training curriculum and standards of practice (SOP).'  


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