3. Preventing Central Line Associated Bloodstream Infections in Healthcare Settings: Cementing Success and Raising the Bar

September 17, 2019

This series provides an overview of the principles and tools of implementation science, and strategies to move evidence-based guidelines and research into consistent healthcare practice. 

Implementation challenges and tips to start an outpatient antimicrobial stewardship program and to prevent central line associated bloodstream infection in inpatient and outpatient care settings are two examples used to provide a practical “how to” guide for implementation.  
 

Webinar 3, Speaker: Joshua Schaffzin, MD, PhD

Target Audience

Healthcare epidemiologists; quality and patient safety specialists; physicians; infection preventionists; antimicrobial stewardship pharmacists.

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss current best practices for preventing central line associated bloodstream infections (CLABSIs) in healthcare settings.
  • Describe the real-world examples of CLABSI prevention programs in various settings, inpatient, outpatient and home care settings.
  • Identify the tools and resources that are available to prevent CLABSIs.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Course opens: 
04/16/2019
Course expires: 
05/25/2021
Event starts: 
09/17/2019 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
09/17/2019 - 1:00pm
Member cost:
$0.00
Cost:
$50.00

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
04/16/2019
Course expires: 
05/25/2021

Price

Member cost:
$0.00
Cost:
$50.00
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