Nursing Grand Rounds | Healthcare-Associated Infections (HAI): A Focus on Clostridium difficile

Learn how to identify, treat and prevent C. diff.

The lecture was recorded November 22, 2013 by Continuing Nursing Education at the University of Washington School of Nursing. Teaching methods include video, audio and downloadable handouts.

This course was reviewed November 19, 2014 and will be available through November 2017.

Photo of Vanessa Makarewicz, presenter at UW Nursing Grand Rounds.

 

Featuring—

Vanessa Makarewicz, RN-BC, MN
Infection Control Operations Manager, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle

 

 

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Print the Handout

 

If you would like to receive contact hours for attending this presentation during Live Nursing Grand Rounds or watching the presentation online, please register.

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

After viewing this nursing grand rounds, you will be better able to:

  • Identify and describe the pathophysiology of C. diff.
  • Identify and describe current therapies in the treatment of C. diff.
  • Identify and describe nursing interventions that will help prevent HAIs. 

Additional Information

Format: 
Video
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.00 Contact hours
Available: 
11/19/2014
Expires: 
11/30/2017
Cost:
$10.00

Available Credit

  • 1.00 Contact hours

Price

Cost:
$10.00
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