Webinar Training Available: National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN)

Karen Morris in Clinical & Quality

DOH is offering Free Webinar Training this Thursday June 26th or Tuesday July 15th on the National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN.)  While use of the NHSN is not mandatory for LTC SNFs at this time, DOH is encouraging long term care providers to learn about the NHSN and consider using it a systematic way to monitor infections due to mutidrug resistant organisms and C diff, UTIs, and to monitor the effectiveness of vario us infection control practices. See attached DAL for information on the NHSN and for registering for this informative webinar.

Karen Morris
Director, Clinical & Quality Services
518-462-4800, ext. 15