On-Demand Program | Med-Surg 365 | Sepsis Management
This module shows us that anyone can get an infection, and any infection can lead to sepsis. By understanding the signs of sepsis and the importance of a rapid response, you are in a position to save lives. This module will also give you tools to effectively communicate the urgency of a situation to other providers on your team.
Mary Jo Kelly, RN, MN, CCRN, CCNS, ACNS-BC
Critical Care Clinical Nurse Specialist, UW Medicine/Northwest Hospital & Medical Center, Seattle
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
At the end of this module, participants will be better able to:
- Define sepsis and discuss the prevalence of sepsis.
- Describe the basic pathophysiology of sepsis.
- Describe the current evidence in treating sepsis.
- Discuss the role of nursing in improving outcomes for patients with sepsis.
- 1.50 Contact hours