Preventing Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infections (CLA-BSI)

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Preventing Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infections (CLA-BSI)

There is increasing pressure from CMS, The Joint Commission, IHI and DHHS to decrease the number of central line associated bloodstream infections. This program discusses prevention strategies based on the latest evidence-based practices, and includes a Bonus Track featuring additional valuable education from Dennis G. Maki, MD.

Program Highlights

  • Pathogenesis / transmission

  • Risk Factors for CLA-BSI

  • Infection prevention techniques before and during insertion

  • Infection prevention strategies for care and maintenance of the catheter

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Learning Objective

To educate healthcare providers on the latest evidence-based practice from the CDC and HICPAC/SHEA/IDSA/APIC recommendations for preventing central line-associated bloodstream infections

Quote Author

Rita McCormick, RN, CIC

Program Includes
  • Bonus Resource CD
  • Approved for Continuing Education
  • 10 Question Post Test with Answer Key
  • Study Guide
  • Learning Tools Included

Clinical Advisors

  • Dennis G. Maki, MD

  • Rita McCormick, RN, CIC

This program is offered at a discount for members of: