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General Member Meeting

Granite City Food & Brewery
11411 Olive Boulevard
Creve Coeur, MO 63141

Thursday, March 15, 2018 at 6:30pm CT - 9:00pm CT
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Granite City Food & Brewery
11411 Olive Boulevard
Creve Coeur, MO 63141

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Topic

BSI: Addressing Clinical Challenges with Catheter Maintenance

Speaker(s)

Marc J.Molitor, MSN, RN, VA-BC, CIC

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BSI: Addressing Clinical Challenges with Catheter Maintenance

Understand how to protect IV sites and reduce infection risk. Learn from Marc J. Molitor, MSN, RN, VABC, CIC, about the challenges, evidence, and solutions for reducing intraluminal and extraluminal contamination, and the risk of BSIs. 

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify sources of contamination that can lead to bloodstreaminfection (BSI)
  • Describe recommended practices and evidence based interventions for cathetermaintenance to reduce BSI risk
  • Discuss clinical challenges associated with cathetermaintenance that can impact outcomes
  • Identify solutions to address these challenges and clinical studies that support these solutions