Crippling CAUTI: A Unit-Based Approach to Eliminating Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infections

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/622683
Category:
Full-text
Format:
Text-based Document
Type:
Presentation
Level of Evidence:
N/A
Research Approach:
N/A
Title:
Crippling CAUTI: A Unit-Based Approach to Eliminating Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infections
Other Titles:
Enhancing Patient Safety
Author(s):
Smakulski, Megan; Stover, Sonya; Jackson, Valerie
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Omicron Gamma
Author Details:
Megan Smakulski, MSN, MBA; Sonya Stover, MSN; Valerie Jackson, MBA, BSN -- Department of Nursing, Christiana Care Health System, Newark, Delaware, USA
Abstract:

This session will focus on prevention of catheter associated urinary tract infections (CAUTIs) at a unit level. Key concepts to be covered include evidenced based practice regarding CAUTI prevention, recognition of patients who are at an increased risk of CAUTI’s, examining barriers to removing catheters, and sharing solutions that work.

Keywords:
CAUTI; Collaboration; Teamwork
Repository Posting Date:
20-Sep-2017
Date of Publication:
20-Sep-2017
Other Identifiers:
CONV17D10
Conference Date:
2017
Conference Name:
44th Biennial Convention
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Description:
44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.
Note:
Items submitted to a conference/event were evaluated/peer-reviewed at the time of abstract submission to the event. No other peer-review was provided prior to submission to the Henderson Repository, unless otherwise noted.

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dc.language.isoen_USen
dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.formatText-based Documenten
dc.typePresentationen
dc.evidence.levelN/Aen
dc.research.approachN/Aen
dc.titleCrippling CAUTI: A Unit-Based Approach to Eliminating Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infectionsen_US
dc.title.alternativeEnhancing Patient Safetyen
dc.contributor.authorSmakulski, Meganen
dc.contributor.authorStover, Sonyaen
dc.contributor.authorJackson, Valerieen
dc.contributor.departmentOmicron Gammaen
dc.author.detailsMegan Smakulski, MSN, MBA; Sonya Stover, MSN; Valerie Jackson, MBA, BSN -- Department of Nursing, Christiana Care Health System, Newark, Delaware, USAen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/622683-
dc.description.abstract<p><span>This session will focus on prevention of catheter associated urinary tract infections (CAUTIs) at a unit level. Key concepts to be covered include evidenced based practice regarding CAUTI prevention, recognition of patients who are at an increased risk of CAUTI’s, examining barriers to removing catheters, and sharing solutions that work.</span></p>en
dc.subjectCAUTIen
dc.subjectCollaborationen
dc.subjectTeamworken
dc.date.available2017-09-20T17:59:03Z-
dc.date.issued2017-09-20-
dc.date.accessioned2017-09-20T17:59:03Z-
dc.conference.date2017en
dc.conference.name44th Biennial Conventionen
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen
dc.conference.locationIndianapolis, Indiana, USAen
dc.description44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.en
dc.description.noteItems submitted to a conference/event were evaluated/peer-reviewed at the time of abstract submission to the event. No other peer-review was provided prior to submission to the Henderson Repository, unless otherwise noted.-
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