On-Demand Program | Med-Surg 365 | Infection Prevention & Control

Infection Prevention and Control

This module explores nursing interventions to help us prevent Healthcare-Associated Infections.

Speaker

Vanessa Makarewicz, MN, RN-BC
Infection Control Operations Manager, UW Medicine/Harborview Medical Center, Seattle
Affiliate Instructor, Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, UW School of Nursing, Seattle

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

At the end of this module, participants will be better able to:

  1. Identify the leading causes of Healthcare Associated Infections (HAIs) in 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.

Additional Information

Format: 
Self-Study
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.50 Contact hours
Available: 
07/08/2021
Expires: 
07/08/2024
Cost:
$35.00

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Available Credit

  • 1.50 Contact hours

Price

Cost:
$35.00
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