Week 5: Sepsis Management (Med-Surg Onsite 2016)

Illustration showing the bloodstream response to sepsis.

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Please note - Week 5 also includes the supplementary (optional) presentations, Test Taking Tips and Preparing for an Exam.

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

After completing this session, you will be able to:

  1. Recognize sepsis, severe sepsis and septic shock in patients.
  2. Apply the 3 hour bundle of care to septic patients.
  3. Develop an understanding of the key components the CMS sepsis quality measure.
  4. Discuss SEP-1: Sepsis as a Core Measure.
Course summary

Mary Jo Kelly, MN, RN, ACNS-BC, CCNS, CCRN
Critical Care Clinical Nurse Specialist, UW Medicine/Northwest Hospital & Medical Center

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