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Antimicrobials & Understanding Infection - On-Demand

Antimicrobials & Understanding Infection - On-Demand

Antimicrobials & Understanding Infection 
1.0 contact hour*

Description:
This training will discuss the role of bacteria in wound care and the management of infection in wounds. Time will also be spent on the prevention of infection. 

Learning Objectives:
Upon completion of this training module you will be able to:

  • Explain the impact of bacteria on wounds including biofilm formation
  • Define wound contamination, colonization and infection
  • Identify the signs and symptoms of an infected wound
  • Explain when to use topical or systemic antimicrobials
  • Reiterate the importance of prevention of infection

Target Audience:
This series provides everything needed to refresh a wound care support team or help coach floor nurses, home care nurses and telehealth partners.

CE Credit:
To receive the contact hour this webcast must be viewed in its entirety, as well as the completion of the test.

*1.0 Contact hour for: Registered Nurse
California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #13692
Florida Approval# 20-700295

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