Core Curriculum for Nephrology Nursing, Sixth Edition

Module 2: Chapter 6 - Foundations in Infection Prevention, Control, and Clinical Applications in Nephrology Nursing


Credits: None available.

Standard: $35.00
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Description

Contact hours available until 4/1/2019.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

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Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
American Nephrology Nurses’ Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

ANNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 00910.

Objectives:

  1. List methods that decrease the risk of infections in the vascular access.
  2. Describe factors that contribute to development of drug resistance.
  3. Describe the specific infection control requirements for patients with viral infectious diseases.
  4. Discuss methods to prevent occupational exposure in a healthcare facility.
  5. Describe the difference between latent TB infection and active disease.
  6. Outline current recommendations for immunizations in patients with chronic kidney disease.
  7. Identify how contamination of the delivery system fluid pathway can contribute to patient infections.
  8. Define how the CQI process may be used to address infection control issues in the dialysis unit.

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Module 2: Chapter 6 - Foundations in Infection Prevention, Control, and Clinical Applications in Nephrology Nursing

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