Healthcare-Associated Infection Outbreak Reporting and Interfacility Communication | Nevada Antimicrobial Stewardship Program Series

Presenters: Kimisha Causey, MPH & Chidinma “CiCi” Njoku, MHA

Online CME Credit

Fee: $0.00

Provides 0.25 hours of CE/CME credit (Presented on July 26, 2022; Expires August 22, 2024)

Overview

The Division of Public and Behavioral Health outlines reportable conditions, healthcare-associated infection outbreak reporting protocol, and the importance of interfacility communication. Attendees will understand why and when to report as well as the importance of interfacility communication.

This session topic is part of a six-part series presented by the Nevada Antimicrobial Stewardship Program focused on the core elements of antimicrobial stewardship. To view all session topics in this series, please click on Nevada Antimicrobial Stewardship Program Series.

Learning Objectives

Following participation in this course, participants should be able to:

  • Describe Nevada outbreak regulations and reporting policies
  • Define reportable conditions
  • Review the importance of and how to utilize the interfacility transfer form