Poster Abstract Session:
055. HAI: Occupational Health
Thursday, October 5, 2017: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: Poster Hall CD

Tracks: Adult ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control

Feasibility of Active Surveillance for Acute Respiratory Illnesses among Staff in Pediatric Long-term Care Facilities
Sibyl Wilmont, RN MSN MPH; Natalie Neu, MD MPH; Luis Alba, BS; Mila M. Prill, MSPH; Lindsay Kim, MD, MPH; Susan I. Gerber, MD; Shikha Garg, MD, MPH; Elaine Larson, RN, PhD; Lisa Saiman, MD, MPH
Small Changes Make a Big Difference in the Fit of N95 Respirators
Uriel Sandkovsky, MD, MS, FACP; Michelle Schwedhelm, MSN, RN; Shonelle Grayer, MA; Emily Adelgren, RN; Mark E. Rupp, MD
  • Mask Study IDSA.pdf (1.0 MB)
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    Agreement with employer influenza vaccination requirements among U.S. health care personnel during the 2015–16 season
    Marie De Perio, MD; Xin Yue, MPS, MS; Anthony S. Laney, PhD; Stacie Greby, DVM, MPH; Carla Black, PhD
    Managing a Large-scale Occupational Exposure to Brucella abortus in a High Throughput Clinical Laboratory
    Elizabeth Mitchell, B.S.; William Lowe, M.D.; Gregory Berry, Ph.D., D(ABMM); Stefan Juretschko, Ph.D., D(ABMM); Reeti Khare, Ph.D., D(ABMM)
    Aggressive contact investigation of in-hospital exposure to active pulmonary tuberculosis including patients, visitors and healthcare workers
    Se Yoon Park, MD; Eun Jung Lee, MD; Shi Nae Yu, MD; Tark Kim, MD; Min Hyok Jeon, MD; Eun Ju Choo, MD; Tae Hyong Kim, MD, PhD
    Impact of Insulin Delivery Devices on the Incidence of Needlestick Injuries Among Nurses in a Community Hospital, 2007-2016
    Luke Onuorah, MBBS, MPH; Christopher Connelly, MS; Hari Polenakovik, MD, FIDSA, FACP
  • NSI_poster vFINALpdf.pdf (161.4 kB)
  • 441
    Evaluation of a Novel Powered Air Purifying Respirator (PAPR) vs. a N95 Respirator Mask for the Protection against Influenza in a Human Exposure Model
    Werner Bischoff, MD, PhD, FSHEA; Jolyn Turner, PhD; Gregory Bryan Russell, MS; Maria Blevins, BS; John Stehle Jr., PhD, CIC
  • Bischoff_PAPR_two(1).pdf (1.4 MB)
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    Adherence to contact precautions among different categories of healthcare workers through video monitoring in a tertiary hospital facility
    Yuichi Katanami, MD; Kayoko Hayakawa, MD, PhD; Yuko Sugiki, RN; Saho Takaya, MD, MSc; Kei Yamamoto, M.D.; Satoshi Kutsuna, MD, PhD; Nozomi Takeshita, M.D., Ph.D.; Shuzo Kanagawa, M.D.; Norio Ohmagari, MD, MSc, PhD
    Tracking Healthcare Worker Competencies and Automated Active Symptom Surveillance for Ebola Virus Disease
    Alyssa M. Payette, BS; Lauren R. West, MPH; Paul D. Biddinger, MD; Kimberly Donovan, BA; William D. Driscoll, MA; Andrew Gottlieb, FNP-BC; Jacquelyn Nally, RN; David J. Reisman, MHA; Monica Staples, MSN, RN, ACNS; Erica S. Shenoy, MD, PhD; Wilton C. Levine, MD
    Experiences of Hospitals in the Chicago Area with PPE Acquisition and Use During the 2014 Ebola Virus Disease Outbreak
    Monica K. Sikka, MD; Donna Moritz, MD; Susan C. Bleasdale, MD; Charissa Fritzen-Pedicini, MSPH; Lisa Brosseau, ScD; Rachael Jones, PhD, MPH
  • Epicenter Poster_final.pdf (678.8 kB)
  • 446
    Importance of the Medical Attire: Perception of Patients, Families and Staff in Mexico City.
    Christopher Ruben Castillo, MD; Esperanza Sañudo Vallejo, MD; Martha Asunción Huertas Jiménez, RN; Andrea Wisniowski, MD; Jennifer Cuellar-Rodriguez, MD; Eric Ochoa Hein, MD; Arturo Galindo-Fraga, MD, MS
    Effective Healthcare Personnel (HCP) Influenza Vaccination Policies In Acute Care Hospitals Across Tennessee
    Elaine Loudermilk, MPH; Ashley Fell, MPH; Julie Obenauer, DrPH; Shimin Zheng, Ph.D.; Marion A. Kainer, MBBS, MPH
  • IDWeekLoudermilk.pdf (123.7 kB)
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    Multi-Facility Assessment of Variation in Transmission-Based Precautions (TBP) Policies and Healthcare Personnel (HCP) Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Use Behavior
    Lindsay D. Croft, PhD, MS; Frank Drews, PhD, MS; Dennis Berryrieser, BS; Candace Haroldsen, MSPH; McKenna Nevers, MSPH; Tavis Huber, .; Curtis J. Donskey, MD; Sarah L. Krein, PhD; Nasia Safdar, MD, PhD; Anthony E. Fiore, MD; John A. Jernigan, MD, MS; Rachel Slayton, PhD, MPH; Matthew Samore, MD, FSHEA; Jeanmarie Mayer, MD

    CME Credits: Maximum of 0.00 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

    Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. PDT, Wednesday Oct. 4th with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.