“Converting Resistance into Buy-in: Virginia Mason Health System Sepsis Power Hour”

Sepsis Alliance* presents…”Converting Resistance into Buy-in: Virginia Mason Health System Sepsis Power Hour” At Virginia Mason Health System in Seattle, WA, sepsis was responsible for 47% of all mortality cases in our health system during a 7-year window. There had to be drastic improvement for the good of our patients that entrusted their care to us. […]

“Sepsis Data Abstraction: Open Forum”

Sepsis Alliance Network* presents…”Sepsis Coordinator Network Webinar, Sepsis Data Abstraction: Open Forum” Sepsis is a very complex condition that has very specific core measure data abstraction rules making it challenging for abstractors. This webinar will be presented by two teams, each including a sepsis coordinator and an abstractor, to discuss the obstacles to abstract sepsis […]

“Sepsis: Across the Continuum of Care Webinar Series: Surviving Pediatric Sepsis, What’s Next?”

Sepsis Alliance* presents…”Sepsis: Across the Continuum of Care Webinar Series” With early recognition and appropriate resuscitation, most children now survive sepsis. Unfortunately, the experience of sepsis does not end at the PICU or hospital discharge for many children and their families. Functional deficits in physical, cognitive, emotional, and social health are evident in up to […]

“A Shocking Presentation: Pressing Forward with Angiotensin II”

Download a copy of this content. Access the recording. HealthTrust presents…”A Shocking Presentation: Pressing Forward with Angiotensin II” The Surviving Sepsis Campaign updated its guidelines in 2016 to include use of the sequential organ failure assessment (SOFA) score rather than the systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS) criteria. Most hospitals and physicians still utilize the SIRS […]

“Across the Continuum of Care: Fluid Resuscitation & Sepsis”

Sepsis Alliance* presents…“Across the Continuum of Care: Fluid Resuscitation & Sepsis” This session will present evidence-based fluid management strategies for adult and pediatric patients with sepsis and septic shock. Recommendations for fluid resuscitation, stabilization and maintenance will be discussed. The latest Surviving Sepsis Campaign guidelines for fluid resuscitation will be reviewed. Presenters: Heath Latham, M.D., […]

“Caring for Sepsis Survivors: From ICU to Post-hospital Care”

Sepsis Alliance & bioMérieux* present…“Caring for Sepsis Survivors: From ICU to Post-hospital Care” This presentation will review the common sequelae of sepsis. Best practices to mitigate and/or recover from post-sepsis sequelae will be discussed. Discharge and post-discharge medical care will be presented to enhance survivorship. Objectives: Review common sequelae of sepsis and common reasons for […]

“Beyond SIRS—Rethinking Sepsis Screening in the Hospital”

Saxe Healthcare Communications & Philips Healthcare* present…“Beyond SIRS—Rethinking Sepsis Screening in the Hospital” PLEASE Register Early. REGISTRATION ENDS 2 Hours BEFORE the start-time of the webinar broadcast. This webinar will provide an overview of the burden of sepsis in the hospital and review the current recommendations for sepsis management. Various published tools for sepsis screening, including SIRS […]

“Sepsis Champions—How Hospital-wide Involvement Changes Sepsis Care”

Sepsis Alliance Network* presents…“Sepsis Champions—How Hospital-wide Involvement Changes Sepsis Care” Sepsis Champions help to optimize sepsis management and emphasize the importance of early recognition and timely treatment. The webinar session will provide an overview of what a Sepsis Champion is and does. The beginning stages to develop a Sepsis Champion Program will be discussed. A […]

“Innovation in Sepsis Diagnostics & Treatment”

The Sepsis Coordinator Network * presents…”Innovation in Sepsis  Diagnostics & Treatment” Learn about some of the latest innovations in sepsis diagnostics and treatment. Objectives: Discuss the role that fast diagnostics for bloodstream infections play in expediting treatment of patients. Define the role of GIAPREZA in treating patients with septic or other distributive shock Recall patient-focused […]

“Sepsis Screening & Nurse Driven Protocols”

The Sepsis Coordinator Network * presents…”Sepsis Screening & Nurse Driven Protocols” This session will review the significance of early detection and intervention for sepsis. Emergency room and inpatient sepsis screening, and nurse-driven protocols will be presented. The similarities and differences will be discussed. Presenters: Amy Sprague, DNP, RN, ACNS-BC, CCRN | Patient Safety Manager | Indianapolis VA […]