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2021 IAHCSMM Annual Conference & Expo: Boost Quality and Safety in SPD, OR & Beyond

Those who attend the 2021 IAHCSMM Annual Conference & Expo this October in Columbus, Ohio, will learn from some of the industry’s most renowned and respected experts in the field. Attendees will glean valuable information they can take back to their departments to drive better outcomes for their health care customers and patients who rely on clean, sterile and well-functioning instruments.

3 Questions to Help You Find the Right Anesthesia Machine for Your Facility

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Clarifying Scoring in Instrument Handling and Processing

As an infection preventionist (IP) working in the Standards Interpretation Group of the Joint Commission, an important function of my job is to answer infection prevention-related questions from health care organizations.

The Importance of Early Career Certification

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08jan2:00 pmConsiderations for Establishing CHG Bathing Protocols

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This 90-minute webinar will feature Rosie D. Lyles, MD, MHA, MSc.

Dr. Lyles is the Head of Clinical Affairs for the Clorox Professional Products Company where she serves as a research fellow and primary medical science liaison for the healthcare business, supporting all scientific research as well as clinical and product intervention design and development. Dr. Lyles previously served as a physician researcher and study director for multiple epidemiologic research initiatives in the Division of Infectious Diseases at the Cook County Health and Hospitals System, investigating healthcare-associated infections with a particular focus on the epidemiology and prevention of multidrug-resistant organisms (MDROs) and infections in ICU settings.

Dr. Lyles’ presentation will provide useful background information and key insights on the use of chlorhexidine gluconate (CHG) products for skin cleansing and review key practice considerations for CHG bathing protocols in both intensive care units (ICU) and pre-operative settings. The presentation will review applications for CHG bathing protocol used to reduce the risk of a broad range of infections, as well as key criteria for implementing a standardized protocol and innovative ways to improve patient compliance. There will also be an opportunity for participants to ask questions.

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OR Today would like to thank our sponsor, Clorox Healthcare! Clorox Healthcare markets some of the most trusted healthcare brands, with a portfolio that includes bleach, hydrogen peroxide, quaternary products and a range of skin antiseptic products, reinforcing the company’s commitment to help stop the spread of infections. For more information, visit: www.CloroxHealthcare.com.

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