Thursday, October 12, 2017
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm - Lunch on your own
Prepared Nurses Protect Patients: Prevention Strategies for Healthcare- Associated Infections and Emerging Infectious Diseases
Sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
This interactive session is an in-depth discussion of infectious and emerging diseases. Join expert presenters discussing the following topics:
- An overview of the principles of disease transmission.
- Identification of appropriate evidence-based strategies to prevent the transmission of infections to
health care personnel, patients, and their communities.
- Identification of emerging threats and the role of public health and the health care community.
AMSN is offering this free workshop session in collaboration with the American Nurses Association (ANA) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Seating is limited.