Outbreak Prevention and Response Week
The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America is proud to present Outbreak Prevention and Response Week. During the week, SHEA and its partners will share resources with healthcare professionals, the infection prevention community, and patients and families on ways to prevent the spread of infectious diseases.
Category
  • Disaster preparedness
Format
  • Podcast
  • Webinar recorded
Credits
Infection Prevention in the Anesthesia Work Area
In this series, the authors of the new SHEA expert guidance, developed in collaboration with ASA and other anesthesia provider organizations, will discuss ways hospitals and healthcare providers may reduce infections associated with anesthesiology in the operating room.
Category
  • Infection prevention & control
Format
  • Webinar recorded
Credits
Implementation Science
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.
Category
Format
  • Webinar recorded
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
Healthcare-Associated Infection (HAI) Surveillance: Why, How, and What Does it Mean
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.
Category
  • Surveillance
Format
  • Webinar recorded
Credits
SHEA/CDC Outbreak Response Training Program (ORTP)
This program is designed to give US hospital epidemiologists who oversee infection control programs the skills, knowledge, and tools to provide effective leadership during facility-level outbreaks and large-scale public health emergencies.
Category
  • Disaster preparedness
  • Epidemic/highly infectious agents
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
A Practical Guide to Managing Occupational Exposures
This webinar will review strategies for managing exposures to infectious diseases that may occur in healthcare settings.
Category
  • Occupational health
Format
  • Webinar recorded
Credits
Equipment Cleaning: Practical Applications
This webinar will address the role that contaminated surfaces and reusable patient care equipment play in the transmission of pathogenic organisms, key considerations for selection of a disinfectant, guidance on cleaning/disinfecting protocols, and methods for assessing compliance.
Category
  • Device-related infections
Format
  • Webinar recorded
Credits
Quality Improvement for the Hospital Epidemiologist
This webinar series provides an overview of Quality Improvement terminology, techniques and tools for the Hospital Epidemiologist, and how these can be leveraged to achieve better patient safety and outcomes through the lenses of Antimicrobial Stewardship & Infection Control.
Category
  • Quality improvement
Format
  • Webinar recorded
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
2018 Antimicrobial Stewardship Research Workshop Recordings
Attendees can view the workshop recordings in this course. Antibiotic resistance is a serious global danger. Without urgent action many modern medicines could become obsolete, turning even common infections into deadly threats. Be a part of solving this critical public health issue.
Category
  • Antimicrobial stewardship
Format
  • Workshop
Credits
2017 Antimicrobial Stewardship Research Workshop Recordings
Attendees can view the workshop recordings in this course. Antibiotic resistance is a serious global danger. Without urgent action many modern medicines could become obsolete, turning even common infections into deadly threats. Be a part of solving this critical public health issue.
Category
  • Antimicrobial stewardship
Format
  • Workshop
Credits

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