Category: Infection Prevention
Title: Surgical Attire, Laundry and Environment of Care
Presenter: Mary Bennett, RN, CIC, Infection Preventionist, Excellentia Advisory Group
As the Director of Infection Control for Excellentia, Mary helps ambulatory surgery centers with the development and implementation of new infection control policies, strategies, and helpful tips for infection control management. Mary customizes infection control manuals for Excellentia’s clients. She also does one-on-one training as well as on-site mock surveys to help ASCs become better prepared for CMS infection control survey. Mary is a teacher/presenter on monthly educational webinars and also authors an Infection Control Newsletter. Mary just recently passed her CIC examination for her second 5-year term.
Description: Mary Bennett, RN, CIC presents at the 2011 Infection Prevention Strategies for ASCs conference in Atlanta GA. Mary will cover infection prevention relating to surgical attire, laundry and the environment of care.
The viewing time is 1 hour and 10 minutes.
* Identify Factors that influence Air Quality
* Identify Factors that influence Watery Quality
* Identify and mitigate risks associated with construction and renovation
* Identify factors related to high quality laundry process
* Discuss appropriate use and laundering of surgical attire
This is a pre-recorded infection prevention conference presentation.
Cost: $139.00; unlimited viewing for 90-days exclusive to your surgery center.
You may offer this training to all your staff at your single site location but your username & password cannot be shared or passed on to others at different locations.
Once you and any/all staff that have reviewed this webinar, you will be eligible to receive a Certificate of Participation worth one Contact Hour 1 of continuing education. You simply contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org requesting your certificates. You will need to provide a typed list of all participants first and last name, position title, and license numbers (if professionals).