Specialty Program 2017 | Med-Surg 365-Targeted CE | Infection Prevention and Control

Photo showing how a nurse can prevent the spread of infection.

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Objectives for Learning Outcomes

After completing this session, you will be able to:

1. Identify the leading causes of Healthcare Associated Infections (HAIs) in the United States hospitals.
2. Critically analyze certain nursing interventions that will help prevent HAIs.
3. Explain and demonstrate proper donning and doffing techniques.
4. Identify and describe the pathophysiology of MRSA and explain the theory behind methicillin resistance.
5. Apply the nursing process in solving case studies related to HAIs.

Additional Information

Format: 
Video
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.50 Contact hours
Available: 
06/05/2017
Expires: 
12/31/2018
Cost:
$25.00

Vanessa A. Makarewicz, MN, RN-BC
Infection Control Operations Manager, UW Medicine/Harborview Medical Center, Seattle

Available Credit

  • 1.50 Contact hours

Price

Cost:
$25.00
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