This 4-part webinar series will examine the impact of infections on health care delivery systems and the implementation of strategies to help reduce or prevent the spread of infections. It will also focus on recent changes from The Joint Commission, including the deletion and consolidation of hospital requirements related to infection control.
After completing this activity, the participant should be able to:
1. Identify methods to reduce or prevent the transmission of infection
2. Describe the Joint Commission requirements to reduce the risk of health care associated infections
3. Identify the challenging standards related to the control of infection
This activity is relevant to those responsible for the prevention and control of infections, including managers and supervisors, along with training, infection control, patient safety and quality improvement professionals.