St. Louis – Infection Control in Long-Term Care

Date(s) - 04/26/2018
9:00 am - 12:15 pm
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Cardinal Ritter Senior Services, Mother of Perpetual Help Bldg, Lally Room



Target Audience: Nursing Home Administrators, RNs, LPNs, CNAs, Social Workers, Activity Directors, Occupational and Physical Therapist, Dietary

CE Approved: Nursing Home Administrators (3 patient care hours)

Program: Registration 8:30 a.m., Program 9 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Purpose: To identify and implement appropriate steps for effective infection control measures that allow for the provision of safe quality care to long-term care residents. This program will provide an overview of infection control, most common infectious outbreaks, barriers to appropriate infection control and prevention.

1. Identify various infection control measures.
2. Examine the most common infections in this patient population.
3. Discuss elements of early identification/prevention of infective outbreaks.

Speaker: Kim Weathers, MSN, RN, Director of Education, Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center, Kennett, Missouri


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