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NHSN LTCF Training Course

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Monday, March 20, 2017, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET.

OBJECTIVES:

  • Describe the changing landscape in infection prevention in long-term care facilities (LTCFs).
  • Define the National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN) and the different Components and
    Modules.
  • Describe how NHSN supports LTCFs and infection surveillance activities.
  • Explain use of the LabID Event Module for multi-drug resistant organism (MDROs) surveillance
    and reporting.
  • Explain use of the HAI Module for Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) surveillance and reporting.
  • Describe how LTCFs can use NHSN analyze laboratory-identified (LabID) event and
    healthcare-associated infection (HAI) data.
  • Describe Healthcare Personnel Safety in Long-term Care settings

ACCREDITATION STATEMENTS:
CME: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for
Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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