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Isolation Precautions and Management of Multidrug-Resistant Organisms (MDROs) in Long-term Care Fac
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Isolation Precautions and Management of Multidrug-Resistant Organisms (MDROs) in Long-term Care Fac - Description
Evelyn Cook RN CIC Associate Director Objectives Review Isolation Precautions Review how Multidrug Resistant Organisms MDROs emerge Review the management of MDROs Jane D Siegel MD Emily ID: 674908 Download Presentation
1. Presented by:. Phenelle Segal, RN CIC. President, Infection Control Consulting Services, LLC. E-mail: . firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: . www.iccs-home.com. Tel #: 215-859-6954. 2. OBJECTIVES. Describe the challenges of isolation precautions and how it affects resident movement within the long term care environment.
Prevention of spread and c ontrol of MD s in health care setting are critical and urgent as the number of antibiotic available to treat these infections is extremely limited and development of new antibiotics is not forthcoming in the foreseeable fu
Learning objectives. Explain the rationale for isolation precautions.. Outline the types and indications o. f isolation . precautions.. List the types of personal protective equipment used . in isolation .
Questions, please call Marietta Hill at ext. 7469. What is the single most important means to prevent the spread of infection?. Hand . Hygiene. When should I . do hand hygiene?. Before and after patient contact.
Transmission-based isolation precautions. Methods of caring for pts who have a communicable disease.. Communicable disease. =disease caused by a pathogen that can be easily transmitted to others. Transmission-based isolation.
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May 4, 2018. Katie Steider, HAI Epidemiologist. Overview. Communication between healthcare facilities. Multidrug-resistant organisms (MDROs). NC DPH . Interfacility. Transfer Form pilot. Communication between Healthcare Facilities.
November 17th, 2016. Jennifer Han, MD, MSCE. Assistant Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology. Division of Infectious Diseases. Associate Healthcare Epidemiologist. Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.
LT . Christina Jamros, DO (Associate. ) . CDR . Ryan Maves, MD (Fellow. ) . CAPT . Mary . Bavaro. , MD (Fellow). Department of Internal . Medicine. Naval . Medical Center, San Diego, CA. Disclosure. I have no relevant financial relationships with any commercial supporters..