Poster Abstract Session:
52. HAI: Long Term Care
Thursday, October 8, 2015: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: Poster Hall

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Tracks: Epidemiology and Infection Control

Infection Control Practices Related to Multi-drug Resistant Organisms and C. difficile in a National Sample of Nursing Homes
Monika Pogorzelska-Maziarz, PhD, MPH ; Carolyn Herzig, MS ; Catherine Crawford Cohen, BS, RN, PhD(c) ; Elaine Larson, RN, PhD, FAAN, CIC, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Patricia Stone, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN
  • ID Week 2015 MDRO Poster.pdf (454.5 kB)
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    Nursing Homes with Trained Infection Control Professionals are More Likely to Implement Infection Control Policies and Programs
    Carolyn Herzig, MS ; Nicholas Castle, MHA, PhD ; Monika Pogorzelska-Maziarz, PhD, MPH ; John Engberg, PhD ; Andrew Dick, PhD ; Elaine Larson, RN, PhD, FAAN, CIC, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Patricia Stone, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN
    Long-term Care Facilities Enrolled in the National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN), Jan 2013- Dec 2014: Examining Reporting Patterns of Early Adopters
    Nimalie D. Stone, MD, MS ; Danielle Palms, BA ; Duc Nguyen, MD ; Angela Anttila, PhD, MSN ; Nicola D. Thompson, PhD, MSc
    Influenza Vaccination Policies in a National Sample of Nursing Homes
    Jasmine Travers, MS, BS, RN ; Carolyn Herzig, MS ; Monika Pogorzelska-Maziarz, PhD, MPH ; Nicholas Castle, MHA, PhD ; Patricia Stone, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN ; John Engberg, PhD
    Keys to Control Influenza Outbreaks in Long-term Care Facilities
    Kunio Kawabata, DDS, PhD ; Masahiro Ishikane, MD ; Takuya Yamagishi, MD, PhD ; Norio Ohmagari, MD, MSc, PhD ; Yuko Sugiki, RN ; Takato Odagiri, PhD ; Tamano Matsui, MD, PhD ; Kazunori Oishi, MD, PhD ; Hajime Kamiya, MD, MPH, PhD
  • IDWeek2015 POSTER 323.pdf (300.9 kB)
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    Evaluation of Urinary Tract Infection Testing and Treatment to Guide Antimicrobial Stewardship in the Long-Term Care Facility
    Cathleen Concannon, MPH ; Gail Quinlan, RN, MSN ; Christina Felsen, MPH ; Elizabeth Dodds Ashley, PharmD, MHS ; Kavita K. Trivedi, MD ; Ghinwa Dumyati, MD, FSHEA

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    Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. PDT, Wednesday Oct. 7th with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.