Program Schedule

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Cleaning and Disinfection in Healthcare Settings

Saturday, October 11, 2014: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: The Pennsylvania Convention Center: IDExpo Hall BC

Learning Objectives:

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Target Audience: Researchers, Nurses, Microbiologists, Members-in-training, Medical students and residents, Lab personnel, Infectious diseases physicians, Infection preventionists, Hospital epidemiologists, Hospital administrators, Health care workers, Fellows, Epidemiologists, Clinicians, Academicians

Presentations:
Enhanced Terminal Room Disinfection: A Qualitative Summary of Perspectives from Environmental Services (EVS) & Nurse Managers
Lauren Knelson, MSPH ; Luke F. Chen, MBBS, MPH, CIC, FRACP ; David J. Weber, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Rebekah W. Moehring, MD, MPH ; Sarah S. Lewis, MD ; William Rutala, PhD, MPH, FSHEA ; Daniel J. Sexton, MD, FIDSA ; Deverick Anderson, MD, MPH
Identifying Opportunities to Improve Environmental Hygiene in Multiple Healthcare Settings
Philip Carling, MD ; Loreen a. Herwaldt, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Carol Sulis, MD ; Courtney Reynolds, MD ; Susan S. Huang, MD, MPH, FIDSA
Posters
  • IDW - 2014 VENUES -1365 FINAL.pdf (1002.4 kB)
  • Assessment of the Overall and Multi-drug Resistant Organism (MDRO) Bioburden on Environmental Surfaces in Healthcare Facilities
    Alicia M. Shams, MPH ; Laura J. Rose, MS ; Jonathan R. Edwards, MStat ; L. Clifford Mcdonald, MD, FACP, FSHEA ; Matthew J. Arduino, MS, DrPH ; Judith Noble-Wang, PhD
    A Prospective Longitudinal Study of Transmission of Multidrug Resistant Organisms (MDROs) between Environmental Sites and Hospitalized Patients – Interim Analysis of the TransFER Study
    Luke F. Chen, MBBS, MPH, CIC, FRACP ; Lauren Knelson, MSPH ; Maria Gergen ; Maria Better ; Brad Nicholson, PhD ; Sarah S. Lewis, MD ; Christopher Woods, MD, MPH, FIDSA ; William Rutala, PhD, MPH, FSHEA ; David J. Weber, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Rebekah W. Moehring, MD, MPH ; Daniel J. Sexton, MD, FIDSA ; Deverick Anderson, MD, MPH
    Assessment of Environmental Cleanliness in Outpatient Clinics
    Angela Hewlett, MD, MS ; John Lowe, PhD ; Gregory Ely, BA ; Ibironke Dada, MPH BSC ; Kate Tyner, RN ; Elizabeth Lyden, MS ; Mark E. Rupp, MD
    Legionella(L) Risk Associated with Ice Machines (IM) in Hospitalized Patients at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Presbyterian (UPMC-P)
    Carlene Muto, MD, MS, FSHEA ; Ashley Querry, BS ; Edward Dudek, MPPM ; Alison Galdys, MD ; Laurie Rack, DNP, RN, NEA-BC ; Leon Young, BS MT ; Joseph Crouse ; Anthony Pasculle, ScD
    Posters
  • Legionlla Poster Final.pdf (773.4 kB)
  • Microbiological Safety and Environmental Efficacy of Disposable Bedside Cool-Mist Humidifiers
    Brooke K. Decker, M.D. ; Roshni Patel ; Ninet Sinaii, Ph.D., M.P.H. ; Tara N. Palmore, M.D.
    Posters
  • HumidIDWeek2014.pdf (1.0 MB)
  • Quantification and Bioburden of High Frequency Touch Surfaces (HFTS) in ICU Patient Rooms
    Alpa Garg, MD ; Rajasekhar Jagarlamudi, MD ; Alisha Nearhood, MPH, MSBS ; Gail Siedlaczek, RN, BSN ; Varsha Moudgal, MD ; Russell Olmsted, MPH, CIC
    Posters
  • IDSA Poster.pdf (1.4 MB)
  • A Multi-Disciplinary Approach to Improve Room Cleanliness across a Large Academic Medical Center Using Adenosine Triphosphate Technology
    Kimberly Schelling, MT, MSM, CIC ; Teresa Zembower, MD, MPH ; Maureen Slade, MS, RN, PMHCNS-BC, NE-BC ; Nick Rave, MS ; Fay Woodson ; John Lawlor ; Maribeth Mielnicki, MSN, RN, NE-BC ; Robert Costello, MBA
    Posters
  • EVS_IDWEEK_09-14 FINAL.pdf (327.4 kB)
  • Reduction of Bacterial Air Burden During Routine Patient Care by a Novel Mobile Air Purification System (PhotoxAir)
    John Stehle Jr., PhD ; Maria Blevins, BS ; Jolyn Turner, PhD ; Nicholas Pajewski, PhD ; Werner Bischoff, MD, PhD
    Contaminated surfaces in the Outpatient Clinics and Emergency Departments as a source for Healthcare associated Infections
    Thriveen Mana, M.S., MBA ; Jennifer Cadnum, B.S. ; Annette Jencson, BS, MT, CIC ; Curtis J. Donskey, MD
    Evaluating a New Paradigm for Comparing Surface Disinfection in Clinical Practice
    Philip Carling, MD ; Jennifer Perkins, BA ; Joann Ferguson, RN, BAN ; Anita Thomasser, BS
    Posters
  • IDW - 2014 VENUES -1365 FINAL.pdf (1002.4 kB)
  • Clostridium difficile (CD) hospital acquired infection (HAI) Rates unaffected by switch from Bleach (B) to Hydrogen Peroxide (H2O2) and Peracetic acid (PA) Based Disinfectants – The New Smell of Clean
    Carlene Muto, MD, MS, FSHEA ; Amy Metzger, BS, MT (ASCP), CIC, CHI ; Ashley Querry, BS ; Dan Gasparovic ; Brian Depalma ; Laurie Rack, DNP, RN, NEA-BC
    Posters
  • C.diff Poster Final.pdf (1.0 MB)
  • Evaluation of an Enclosed Ultraviolet Radiation Device for Disinfection of Mobile Handheld Devices
    J. Itty Mathew, MLS ; Thriveen Mana, M.S., MBA ; Jennifer Cadnum, B.S. ; Annette Jencson, BS, MT, CIC ; Curtis J. Donskey, MD
    Posters
  • Sky poster IDweek 2014.pdf (5.6 MB)
  • Spores on Wheels: Effectiveness of a Peroxyacetic Acid Based Cleaner Disinfectant Solution for Disinfection of Wheelchairs
    Annette Jencson, BS, MT, CIC ; Jennifer Cadnum, B.S. ; Thriveen Mana, M.S., MBA ; Curtis J. Donskey, MD
    Impact of OxyCide™ Use on Environmental Contamination and Infection Rates Compared To Standard Cleaning Practice
    Samran Haider, MD ; Judy Moshos, MT (ASCP), CIC ; Tim Burger ; Philip Carling, MD ; Paul Lephart, PhD ; Paul Kilgore, MD, MPH ; Debbie Decamillo, RN ; Keith Kaye, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA
    Posters
  • OXY finalsh.pdf (1.6 MB)
  • Association between Storage Interval and Contamination of Reprocessed Flexible Endoscopes in a Pediatric Gastrointestinal Procedural Unit
    Patricia Scanlon, RN, MPH, CIC ; Kathleen Flaherty, BS, MT (ASCP), CIC ; Erik Reilly, M. Ed, RN, CGRN, CPN, CHES, CFER ; Ellen Barth, RN, CORN ; Maria Morrissey, RN, BSN ; Carol Walling, RN, BSN ; Nancy Wilson, CSPM ; Gail Potter-Bynoe, BS, CIC ; Jeff Cardini, RN, MS, CPN, NE-BC ; Alexander Mcadam, MD, PhD ; Ann Marie Riley, BS, MT (ASCP) ; Thomas J. Sandora, MD, MPH
    Chlorhexidine Bathing of Hospitalized Patients: Beliefs & Practices of Nurses and Patient Care Technicians, and Potential Barriers to Compliance
    Andrea Green Hines, MD ; Suzanne Nuss, PhD, RN ; Mark E. Rupp, MD ; Elizabeth Lyden, MS ; Kate Tyner, RN ; Angela Hewlett, MD, MS
    Effectiveness of a Sporicidal Disinfectant Spray for Disinfection of Hospital Privacy Curtains
    Aaron Lloyd, BS ; Jennifer Cadnum, B.S. ; Thriveen Mana, M.S., MBA ; Annette Jencson, BS, MT, CIC ; Sirisha Kundrapu, M.D., M.S ; Curtis J. Donskey, MD
    Eradication of Medically Important Multidrug Resistant Bacteria and Fungi Using PurpleSun Inc. Multivector UV Technology
    Vidmantas Petraitis, MD ; Ruta Petraitiene, MD ; Audrey N. Schuetz, MD ; Kathleen Kennedy-Norris, Ph.D ; John H. Powers, Ph.D ; Shannon L. Dalton, Ph.D ; Egle Petraityte, BS ; Kaiser a. Hussain, MD ; Myint L. Kyaw, MD ; Thomas J. Walsh, MD
    Molecular Characterization of Environmental Escherichia coli Isolates from Public Restrooms in the Minneapolis-St. Paul Area
    Muhanad Mohamed, MD ; James R. Johnson, MD ; Kris Owens ; Abby Gajewski ; Michael a. Kuskowski, PhD ; Connie Clabots ; Paul Thuras, PhD
    Effectiveness of a Hydrogen Peroxide Cleaner Disinfectant Spray for Disinfection of Soft Surfaces in Hospitals
    Jennifer Cadnum, B.S. ; Thriveen Mana, M.S., MBA ; Annette Jencson, BS, MT, CIC ; Priyaleela Thota, MD ; Sirisha Kundrapu, M.D., M.S ; Curtis J. Donskey, MD
    Policies for prevention of influenza transmission in health care facilities in Japan
    Tamayo Watanabe, MD, PhD ; Takashi Niwa ; Mayumi Tsuchiya ; Yuki Tonogai ; Asamai Nakayama ; Hirotoshi Ohta ; Nobuo Murakami, MD, PhD, Prof
    Posters
  • 1391_T Watanabe.pdf (144.9 kB)
  • Differences in Perceived Influenza Risk in a University Student Population
    Christine Muganda, B.S ; Shawnika Hull, PhD ; Ronald Gangnon, PhD ; Ryan Westergaard, MD, PhD, MPH ; Craig Roberts, PA-C, MS ; Sarah Van Orman, MD ; Ajay K. Sethi, PhD
    Posters
  • IDweek poster.pdf (208.3 kB)
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