Hospital Infection Control Course is organized by Relias Media and will be held from Jan 26, 2017 - Feb 28, 2020.
AHC Media designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.5 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program.
This activity is intended for infection preventionists and healthcare epidemiologists.
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• A New Focus on PPE Compliance
• CDC Updating HCW Infection Control Guidelines
• Healthcare Workers Fired for Refusing Flu Shots Win Legal Fight
• Research on Antibiotics Raises Ethical Questions
• SHEA Epidemiologists training for ‘All Hazards” Outbreaks
• Joint Commission Antibiotic Stewardship in Effect
• Identify the clinical, legal, or educational issues encountered by infection preventionists and epidemiologists:
• Describe the effect of infection control and prevention issues on nurses, hospitals, or the healthcare industry in general:
• Cite solutions to the problems encountered by infection preventionists based on guidelines from the relevant regulatory authorities, and/or independent recommendations from clinicians at individual institutions.
Hospital Medicine, Infectious Disease, Epidemiology