{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Nurse-Driven Quality Improvement Interventions to Reduce Hospital-Acquired Infection in the NICU

Description

This article has been approved by the National Association for Neonatal Nurses Certification Board for Category B credit toward recertification as an NNP.

Purpose of Activity

To familiarize the nurse with a quality improvement study designed to investigate nurse-driven interventions to reduce hospitalacquired infection in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU).

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Identify two types of hospital-acquired infections (HAIs)and their impact in the NICU.
  2. Describe the methodology and results of the study.
Price: $22.95

Credits:

  • ANCC 2.5 CH
  • DC - BON 2.5 CH
  • FL - BON 2.5 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
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This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia and Florida #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.
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The ANCC's accreditation status of Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Department of Continuing Education refers only to its continuing nursing educational activities and does not imply Commission on Accreditation approval or endorsement of any commercial product.





Test Code: ANC0513
Published: June 2013
Expires: 6/4/2021
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Kirtley Ceballos MSN, RNC-NIC, PCNS-BC, Kari Waterman, MS, RNC-NIC, CNS, Teresa Hulett BSN, RN, Mary Beth Flynn Makic PhD, RN, CNS, CCNS, FAAN