“Fever Management—Current Strategies in Patients With Infection”

November 14 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Stryker* presents…“Fever Management—Current Strategies in Patients With Infection” Recent evidence on the management of fever in patients with infection/sepsis and the impact on patient outcomes have challenged traditional practice of critical care clinicians. This session reviews the current evidence regarding the monitoring of the patient with fever; the impact of fever on outcomes in patients […]

“Cut Through the Clutter: A Focused Approach to Infection Prevention”

3M Health Care Academy* presents…“Cut Through the Clutter: A Focused Approach to Infection Prevention” In an environment where you are being told that everything is a priority and demanding of attention, how can you cut through the clutter and identify the most effective strategies for training teams to combat healthcare-associated infections?  A recent survey* of […]

“State of Skin: Elevating the Science of Skin Management”

3M Healthcare Academy* presents…“State of Skin: Elevating the Science of Skin Management” It covers us all, yet skin is easy to overlook. All too often, at the doctor’s office, the hospital, the nursing home, or even at home it’s simply a place to insert a needle, tape a tube or attach an adhesive or device—it’s […]

“Advances in Surgical Site Infection Prevention: Prophylactic Antimicrobial Dressings Webinar”

BSN* presents: “Advances in Surgical Site Infection Prevention: Prophylactic Antimicrobial Dressings Webinar” The growing incidence of antimicrobial resistance along with increased rates of surgical site infections demands the adoption of new techniques in prevention of surgical site infections. The goal of this program is to educate a broader audience on strategies to prevent surgical site infections. OBJECTIVES […]

“Empowering Nurses to Protect Themselves and Their Patients: Nurses Role in Antibiotic Stewardship”

The CDC presents…“Empowering Nurses to Protect Themselves and Their Patients: Nurses Role in Antibiotic Stewardship” The CDC estimates that at least 2 million people are infected with antibiotic resistant bacteria and at least 23,000 people die each year as a result of those infections. As the most trusted profession that spends that most time with […]

“Risky Business: Combating the Invisible Enemy”

Case Medical presents Risky Business: Combating the Invisible Enemy & Infectious Agents With Science & Best Practices Listen to a recording of this webinar Continuing Education Credit: 1.5 CEs from IAHCSMM (International Association of Healthcare Central Service Materials Management) Target audience: Supply Chain, Nursing Learning Objectives: Learn more about infectious agents commonly found in healthcare facilities […]

“Risky Business: Combating the Invisible Enemy”

Case Medical presents Risky Business: Combating the Invisible Enemy & Infectious Agents With Science & Best Practices Listen to a recording of this webinar  Continuing Education Credit: 1.5 CEs from IAHCSMM (International Association of Healthcare Central Service Materials Management) Target audience: Supply Chain, Nursing Learning Objectives: Learn more about infectious agents commonly found in healthcare facilities […]

Empowering Nurses for Early Sepsis Recognition

As part of Sepsis Awareness Month, the CDC is offering this program on empowering nurses for early sepsis recognition.

Advances in Sepsis: Protecting Patients Throughout the Lifespan

This free program will offer an overview of the CDC’s sepsis Vital Signs report, a presentation on sepsis in acute care settings, septic shock guidelines for pediatrics and sepsis in post-acute and long-term care settings.

Syndromic Testing: The Key to the Right Diagnosis, the Most Appropriate Therapy, the Best Patient Care

PREVIOUSLY RECORDED: This program will introduce the concept of syndromic testing for the diagnosis of infectious diseases. Topics to be covered will include the disease states for which syndromic testing is applicable and the various roles of syndromic screening, including diagnosis, contributions to antimicrobial stewardship, infection control, epidemiology and surveillance.