House Code of Conduct Healthy Household

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There are many ways residents can agree to uphold a healthy household. After reviewing your previous journal entry, consider also adding the following elements to your code of conduct.

  • Residents agree to do regular house chores and clean up after themselves when using common areas
  • Residents agree to wash their hands regularly, taking special care after using the restroom, cleaning and before preparing food
  • Residents agree to practice reasonable personal hygiene, including wearing clean clothes, doing their laundry and showing regularly
  • Residents agree to not alter or tamper with safety equipment, such as fire extinguishers and smoke detectors
  • Residents agree to alert the operator if safety equipment needs repair or replacement or if the house needs a new supply of naloxone

Course Syllabus

Not Enrolled
Creating a Communicable Disease Policy Overview
Communicable Disease Policies: Exercise
Why a Communicable Disease Prevention Policy is Important
Can I Ask a Resident About Their Health Condition?
Communicable Disease Policies: CHECK FOR UNDERSTANDING QUIZ #1
Communicable Disease Policy Requirements
Physical Property Policy Requirements
Communicable Disease Policies - CHECK FOR UNDERSTANDING #2
Actively Encourage Regular Handwashing
Create a Chore Chart for General House Cleaning
Remind Resident and Staff About the Risks of Sharing Personal Items
Use Universal Precautions
Provide Residents with Information About Preventative Health Care and Vaccines
Avoid Having a Joint Communicable Disease Policy with Treatment Facilities
Communicable Disease Policies - CHECK FOR UNDERSTANDING QUIZ #3
Write Your Communicable Disease Prevention Policy
Upload a DRAFT of your Communicable Disease Prevention Policy
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House Code of Conduct Promote Recovery
House Code of Conduct Development Question 3
House Code of Conduct Healthy Household
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