Nursing Home Patient Safety Series: Reducing Facility-Associated Infections and Hospitalizations Related to UTI, Sepsis, Pneumonia and COVID-19
This session will discuss the burden of multi-drug resistant organisms (MDROs) and summarize infection prevention and control (IPC) interventions to reduce MDRO-related healthcare-associated infections that can lead to sepsis. We will also discuss enhanced barrier precautions and how to integrate them into daily IPC practices.
Infection Preventionists (IP), Nursing Home leadership, Clinical leadership.
IN THIS SERIES, ATTENDEES WILL LEARN:
New knowledge and tools surrounding the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of facility associated infections including Urinary Tract Infections (UTI’s), Sepsis, Pneumonia, and COVID-19.