Central line associated blood stream infections (CLABSIs) are an increasing concern for healthcare professionals. Faculty from the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention discuss the epidemiology and common pathophysiology of CLABSIs. Session highlights include assessments and diagnostic tools, treatment and management of CLABSIs, and pearls of wisdom you can take back to your patient care arena.
Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information:
Contact hours available until 9/19/2023.
Requirements for Successful Completion: Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online nursing continuing professional development evaluation. You will be able to print your NCPD certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.
Faculty, Planners, and Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Planning Committee Disclosures: There are no Planning Committee disclosures to declare.
Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure: There are no speaker disclosures to declare.
Commercial Support and Sponsorship: No commercial support or sponsorship declared.
Accreditation Statement: The American Nephrology Nurses Association (ANNA) is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
ANNA is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 17499.
ANNA urges participants to be aware of the CE requirements for re-licensure in the states in which they hold a license.
Learning Outcome: After completing this educational activity, the learner will have increased ability to utilize assessment and diagnostic tools to care for patients developing catheter-related blood stream infections.