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Decreasing Risks of Hospital-Acquired Infections (HAIs) to Optimize Surgical Outcome: Strategies from Start to Home

Decreasing Risks of Hospital-Acquired Infections (HAIs) to Optimize Surgical Outcome: Strategies from Start to Home

Join us for a unique opportunity to learn about strategies for reducing Hospital-Acquired Infection (HAIs), complications, and cost. During this one-hour program, gain best practices for setting up your patient for successful discharge and view case studies with tips and pearls to applying advanced modalities of treatment in challenging clinical scenarios.

By the end of this webinar, attendees will be able to:

  1. Recognize the financial and clinical burden of Surgical Site Infections (SSIs)
  2. Review strategies & best practices to reduce the risk of Surgical Site Infections (SSIs)
  3. Describe guidelines and recommended practices that support the strategies to reduce the risk of SSIs
  4. Examine the role of closed incision negative pressure wound therapy (ciNPT) for Incision and Surrounding Soft Tissue Management to help reduce hospital readmissions & post - op follow-up appointments
  5. Demonstrate ciNPT efficacy via case & outcome reviews; share best practices & technique tips to manage the surgical site and enhance post-operative recovery

 


Published

November 17, 2020

Created by

3M Medical Education

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