CLABSI: Patient Care Do's and Don't's
This in-service will provide the nurse with education including care and proper use of equipment available to prevent central line-associated bloodstream infections (CLABSI).
The nurse will state three different types of central lines
The nurse will identify the purpose of a central line regarding patient care
The nurse will identify proper versus improper central line care
The nurse will review documentation of daily central line care
The nurse will list equipment necessary for central line dressing change
Lindsey Assisi MSN, RN
In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Nursing (ANCC) - The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 1 contact hour
- 1.00 ANCCUPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation