Nursing Home Patient Safety Series: Reducing Facility-Associated Infections and Hospitalizations Related to UTIs
**ANCC credit will be awarded**
This healthcare-associated infection (HAI) prevention webinar will discuss interventions to reduce urinary tract infections (UTIs) in nursing facilities. The session will specifically discuss evidence-based clinical and infection prevention strategies to prevent UTIs in residents. This session will also provide resources to improve multidisciplinary collaboration between the infection preventionist, nursing staff, clinicians, and medical directors.
IN THIS EVENT, WE WILL:
1. Understand clinical interventions to prevent UTIs in residents.
2. Learn about the infection preventionist’s role in collaborating with facility administration and clinical leadership to improve UTI rates.
3. Receive a variety of resources to support the facility infection prevention and control program.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND:
Long-term care clinicians and support staff, administration, and medical directors