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2021
12
Aug
2021
Webinar
Implementing a Bundle-Based Improvement Initiative to Prevent CAUTIs in the ICU
Date/Time:
August 12, 2021 - 12 to 1 p.m.
Duration:
1 hour
Location:
Webinar
Speakers:
Holly Shadle, DNP, CRNP, nurse practitioner in the dermatology department at UPMC Williamsport and adjunct faculty for the nursing department at the Pennsylvania College of Technology

Description:

Holly Shadle, DNP, CRNP, nurse practitioner in the dermatology department at UPMC Williamsport and adjunct faculty for the nursing department at the Pennsylvania College of Technology, will:

• Explain the negative implications of catheter-associated urinary tract infections (CAUTI) and why reduction is so important,
• Identify the most effective evidence-based intervention strategies for CAUTI reduction,
• Describe two practice-based interventions used for the initiative,
• Identify the three educational components necessary for achieving successful CAUTI reduction, and
• Describe how this initiative could be implemented and sustained in larger acute care settings and could be adapted to reduce other healthcare-associated infections.

1.0 continuing education hours will be awarded for completion of this webinar. Continuing education credits apply to Pennsylvania registered nurses only.


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