Using PowerPoint, you will create a 1 slide presentation and add narration. In layperson terms, develop a 15 second (45-60 words) public service announcement (PSA) that could be used to alert the residents about the infectious disease CHLAMYDIA. The PSA and include rationale and speaker note.
Prevent Central Line Associated Blood Stream Infections Nursing Research: 01/2021
Central Line blood stream infections- occur when bacteria or viruses enter the blood stream.
Hospital acquired infections- 1.7 million patients a year/ 99,000 deaths a year
Prevention of CLABSI’s:
Hand Hygiene- #1
Maximize sterility- don cap, masks and sterile gloves
Use curos caps when site not used
Daily central line assessments
Change dressing every 5-7 days
Curlej, M. H., & Katrancha, E. (2016). One Rural Hospitalʼs Experience Implementing the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America Guidelines to Decrease Central Line Infections. Journal of Trauma Nursing, 23(5), 290–297. doi:10.1097/jtn.0000000000000235
Research Article: One Rural Hospital’s Experience Implementing the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America Guidelines to Decrease Central Line Infections. This is a quantitative study to decrease CLABSI’s rates.
Signs and Symptoms: Fever, chills, hypotension, positive blood culture
The implementation of the SHEA method has resulted in significant reduction rate of CLABSI’s