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“Sepsis 2016: Updates Nurses Need to Know”

Elsevier presents…

“Sepsis 2016: Updates Nurses Need to Know”

Please note CE credit for this event has expired. 

This webinar presents a brief overview of the basic concepts of sepsis followed by an in-depth discussion about the most recent Surviving Sepsis Campaign guidelines. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) new inpatient reporting program, Early Management Bundle, Severe Sepsis/Septic Shock (SEP-1) measures and Sequential (Sepsis-Related) Organ Failure Assessment (SOFA) is also discussed.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Identify the basic concepts in the pathogenesis of sepsis
  2. Describe how the new sepsis definitions impact early recognition and management of sepsis
  3. Explain how Sepsis 3 may be used in your clinical practice setting
  4. Identify the 3 and 6 hour bundles
  5. Describe methods to improve advocacy for sepsis


Michael H. Ackerman, DNS, RN, APRN-BC, CENP, FCCM, FAANP, Associate Director and Associate Professor at Niagara University School of Nursing and Principal and Owner of Ackerman Consulting

There is no cost for this program.

Target audience: Nursing

Continuing Education Credit:

  • Nursing – CE expiration 6/10/2017