What is Project Firstline NY?

Project Firstline NY is a free infection control program that seeks to provide support and resources to New York‘s frontline healthcare workers, families, and communities post-COVID-19 pandemic. The training is free, short, concise, engaging, and available for all to participate via your desktop or your mobile phone and regardless of your busy schedule!

Why is Project Firstline NY Important to You?

Healthcare workers are the first line of defense against diseases like COVID-19. That is why the Foundation for Quality Care is launching Project Firstline NY a grant-funded initiative with the New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

In conjunction with the CDC, Project Firstline NY will prepare frontline staff in Skilled Nursing and Assisted Living Facilities throughout New York State – to protect themselves, their patients, and their communities from infectious disease threats, such as COVID-19 with FREE Infection Control Training! 

How Will Project Firstline NY Training Help You?

Regardless of how many times you have had infection control training in the past this infection control training will teach you concrete actions you can implement today and every day to stop the spread of infectious disease and future outbreaks.

Who is Project Firstline NY For?

The FQC Project Firstline NY will target (but not limited to):

  • Certified Nursing Assistants
  • Personal Care Aides
  • Food and Nutrition Staff
  • Housekeeping
  • Facilities Staff
  • Ancillary
  • Office personnel

Everyone Plays a Role in Infection Control!


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