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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/182933
Category:
Abstract
Type:
Presentation
Title:
Reducing Catheter Associated Bloodstream Infections in Children
Author(s):
Johnson, Karla; McGee, Annette
Author Details:
Karla Johnson, RN, MSN, Columbus Childrens, Columbus, Ohio, USA, email: johnsoka@chi.osu.edu; Annette McGee, RN, BSN
Abstract:
Poster Presentation: This project involved a collaborative approach to reduce BSI in a 33 bed PICU by implementing a series of evidence based practices. The goal was to reduce Blood stream infections (BSI) associated with catheters to 4.5 per 1000 catheter days. The project began in April 2005. This project is ongoing but success has been great for 2005 with a decrease from a high of 12.2/1000 days to a 0 for the month of December. The team involved staff, infection control, Quality improvement, multidisciplinary physicians, and nursing leadership. The components of the team project included: . Change Package . Measurement Strategy . AIM Statement . Monthly conference calls . Monthly Collaborative Reports for Communication of results . Learning Sessions . Team Meetings The strategies implemented included: Daily Goal Sheet CVC Insertions Bundle CVC Maintenance Bundle Dressing Changes and Injection cap changes on set days Communication Product trials Staff empowerment." References: Child Health Corporation of America (CHCA) The New England Journal of Medicine; Volume 340, I., "A Comparison of Two Antimicrobial Impregnated Central Venous Catheters." AJIC Applied Epidemiology in Health Care Setting and the Community, February, 2003, Volume 31, No. 1, "Which antimicrobial impregnated central venous catheter should we use?"
Repository Posting Date:
28-Oct-2011
Date of Publication:
28-Oct-2011
Conference Date:
2006
Conference Name:
ANCC National Magnet Conference
Conference Host:
American Nurses Credentialing Center
Conference Location:
Denver, Colorado, USA
Description:
10th American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) National Magnet Conference, held 4-6 October, 2006 at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver, Colorado, USA.
Note:
This is an abstract-only submission. If the author has submitted a full-text item based on this abstract, you may find it by browsing the Virginia Henderson Global Nursing e-Repository by author. If author contact information is available in this abstract, please feel free to contact him or her with your queries regarding this submission. Alternatively, please contact the conference host, journal, or publisher (according to the circumstance) for further details regarding this item. If a citation is listed in this record, the item has been published and is available via open-access avenues or a journal/database subscription. Contact your library for assistance in obtaining the as-published article.

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dc.type.categoryAbstracten_US
dc.typePresentationen_GB
dc.titleReducing Catheter Associated Bloodstream Infections in Childrenen_GB
dc.contributor.authorJohnson, Karlaen_US
dc.contributor.authorMcGee, Annetteen_US
dc.author.detailsKarla Johnson, RN, MSN, Columbus Childrens, Columbus, Ohio, USA, email: johnsoka@chi.osu.edu; Annette McGee, RN, BSNen_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/182933-
dc.description.abstractPoster Presentation: This project involved a collaborative approach to reduce BSI in a 33 bed PICU by implementing a series of evidence based practices. The goal was to reduce Blood stream infections (BSI) associated with catheters to 4.5 per 1000 catheter days. The project began in April 2005. This project is ongoing but success has been great for 2005 with a decrease from a high of 12.2/1000 days to a 0 for the month of December. The team involved staff, infection control, Quality improvement, multidisciplinary physicians, and nursing leadership. The components of the team project included: . Change Package . Measurement Strategy . AIM Statement . Monthly conference calls . Monthly Collaborative Reports for Communication of results . Learning Sessions . Team Meetings The strategies implemented included: Daily Goal Sheet CVC Insertions Bundle CVC Maintenance Bundle Dressing Changes and Injection cap changes on set days Communication Product trials Staff empowerment." References: Child Health Corporation of America (CHCA) The New England Journal of Medicine; Volume 340, I., "A Comparison of Two Antimicrobial Impregnated Central Venous Catheters." AJIC Applied Epidemiology in Health Care Setting and the Community, February, 2003, Volume 31, No. 1, "Which antimicrobial impregnated central venous catheter should we use?"en_GB
dc.date.available2011-10-28T15:46:41Z-
dc.date.issued2011-10-28en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2011-10-28T15:46:41Z-
dc.conference.date2006en_US
dc.conference.nameANCC National Magnet Conferenceen_US
dc.conference.hostAmerican Nurses Credentialing Centeren_US
dc.conference.locationDenver, Colorado, USAen_US
dc.description10th American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) National Magnet Conference, held 4-6 October, 2006 at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver, Colorado, USA.en_US
dc.description.noteThis is an abstract-only submission. If the author has submitted a full-text item based on this abstract, you may find it by browsing the Virginia Henderson Global Nursing e-Repository by author. If author contact information is available in this abstract, please feel free to contact him or her with your queries regarding this submission. Alternatively, please contact the conference host, journal, or publisher (according to the circumstance) for further details regarding this item. If a citation is listed in this record, the item has been published and is available via open-access avenues or a journal/database subscription. Contact your library for assistance in obtaining the as-published article.-
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