Part 1 - NHSN: Past, Present, and Future

This webinar will cover the rationale for performing HAI surveillance, methods for case-finding and application of NHSN definitional criteria for the four major types of HAIs using case studies, and translation of the data to inform performance improvement initiatives.

Part 1 of 2

"CDC’s National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN):Past, Present, and Future"

by Kathy Allen-Bridson, BSN, MScPH, CIC and Dr. Daniel Pollock, MD

Learning Objectives

  • Define and determine the need for surveillance of infections in a healthcare setting 
  • Overview of NHSN definitions and modifications over time
  • Understand and interpret NHSN data to drive quality improvement
Course summary
Course opens: 
04/19/2019
Course expires: 
04/30/2021
Member cost:
$0.00
Cost:
$20.00

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Course opens: 
04/19/2019
Course expires: 
04/30/2021

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Cost:
$20.00
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