Never Events and Hospital-Acquired Infections SERIES: Admission Assessment and Quality Reporting
The final program will discuss identifying conditions present on admission, plus the quality measures that need to be reported to CMS in order to qualify for the updated payment schedule.

This series has been updated with a new title to emphasize Hospital-Acquired Conditions, and to reflect the CMS's revised organization of Hospital-Acquired Conditions into the following 10 categories:
1. Foreign Object Retained After Surgery
2. Air Embolism
3. Blood Incompatibility
4. Stage III and IV Pressure Ulcers
5. Falls and Trauma
6. Manifestations of Poor Glycemic Control
7. Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
 8. Vascular Catheter-Associated Infection
9. Surgical Site Infection following:--Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) - Mediastinitis--Bariatric Surgery--Orthopedic Procedures
10. Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)/Pulmonary Embolism (PE)

Price: $265.00 USD

Product ID: MED765
Year: 2009
Duration: 15:00 minutes
Language: English
Tags: Infection Control, Legal Aspects of Nursing
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