Advocacy Toolkit
The Advocacy Toolkit is a package of resources and educational materials to assist SHEA members with becoming effective advocates to policymakers at the federal and state level on behalf of the society’s policy agenda.
Category
  • SHEA Membership
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
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The ICHE Podcast
The ICHE Podcast series will summarize and discuss a select number of articles published each month within the ICHE Journal. Major topics covered include infection control practices, surveillance, cost-benefit analyses, resource use, occupational health, regulatory issues, and infection updates in different patient populations including pediatrics and geriatrics.
Category
  • SHEA Membership
Format
  • Podcast
  • Journal
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Design & Construction for the Hospital Epidemiologist
This webinar will discuss design and construction in the pre-, during and post-construction phases, including the importance of early IP involvement in design & construction, what goes into an ICRA, preventative measures that should be in place to prevent transmission, and when to suspect construction-related issues when patient infections occur.
Category
  • Infection Prevention and Control
Format
  • Webinar recorded
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A Practical Guide to Providing Infection Control and Antimicrobial Stewardship Consultative Services in Healthcare Settings
This webinar will provide an overview of different models hospital epidemiologist and healthcare facilities (including small and critical access hospitals, long-term care facilities and outpatient centers) can choose from when setting up a consultative service for supporting infection control and antimicrobial stewardship programs.
Category
  • SHEA Membership
Format
  • Webinar recorded
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Multidrug Resistant Organism (MDRO) Primer
This webinar will provide an overview of multidrug-resistant organisms (MDROs) of significant concern among patients in the United States. The microbiology, including mechanisms of antibiotic resistance, and the associated epidemiology of MDROs will be reviewed.
Category
  • Antimicrobial Resistance and Antibiotic Stewardship
Format
  • Webinar recorded
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Podcast Series: Focusing Stewardship
Listen to the following SHEA Podcast Series: "Stewardship: Practical Approaches and Applications (Ripped from the Hallways)." Learn of topics such as Upper Respiratory Infections and the Role of Antimicrobials, The Big Picture on UTI, Changing the Culture of Culturing, and How to impact CDAD rates by antimicrobial stewardship (ASP) activities.
Category
  • Antimicrobial Resistance and Antibiotic Stewardship
Format
  • Podcast
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Podcast Series: Infection Control Basics
Listen to the SHEA podcast series: Infection Control Basics, and learn about the core concepts such as the infection control/prevention program structure and function, NHSN HAI program definitions and evaluation, and how to differentiate between the surveillance definitions and clinical definitions.
Category
  • Infection Prevention and Control
Format
  • Podcast
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Podcast Series: Diagnostic Stewardship
Listen to the SHEA podcast series: Diagnostic Stewardship, and learn about diagnostic test utilization and appropriateness in the following areas: C. difficile, Urine Cultures, Procalcitonin, and GI BioFire FilmArray Assay.
Category
  • Antimicrobial Resistance and Antibiotic Stewardship
Format
  • Podcast
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Podcast Series: Infection Control in LTC Settings
Listen to the SHEA podcast series: Infection Control in Long Term Care Settings and learn about the management of asymptomatic bacteriuria, managing MDROs, and preventing outbreaks in LTC.
Category
  • Infection Prevention and Control
Format
  • Podcast
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Podcast Series: The International Traveler
Listen to The International Traveler Podcast and learn about the risk of diseases such as the measles, C auris, and CRE in travelers, how we should approach diverse travelers, and the role Infection Prevention should play in mass congregations around the world.
Category
  • Infection Prevention and Control
Format
  • Podcast
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