Meet-the-Professor Session:
105. National Healthcare Safety Network Updates
Friday, October 28, 2016: 7:00 AM-8:15 AM
Room: 293-296

Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to:

  • list important recent and upcoming changes in NHSN protocols and procedures
  • describe the rationales that support those changes
  • describe the process for setting new national baselines for infection rates

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Epidemiologists, Fellows, Healthcare workers, Hospital administrators, Hospital epidemiologists, Infection preventionists, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Members-in-training, Public health practitioners

Tracks: Pediatric ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control, Adult ID

7:00 AM
Margaret Dudeck, MPH, CPH
7:30 AM

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.25 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

ACPE Credits: ACPE 1.25 knowledge-based contact hours 0.125 of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-16-246-L05-P

Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. CDT, Wednesday Oct. 26th with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.