The Importance of Collaboration between Nurses and Environmental Services

Breaches in cleaning and disinfection practices in the healthcare settings can be a significant factor in the transmission of healthcare-associated infections. Preventing contamination between the environment and patients is critical to breaking the chain of infection.

CDC and the American Nurses Association invite you to register now for a free webinar with continuing education. You’ll learn how collaboration between nurses and environmental services prevents and reduces the spread of healthcare-associated infections. Our speakers will cover the application of standards, guidelines, best practices, and established processes in infection control.

This webinar is hosted by members of the Nursing Infection Control Education (NICE) Network, including the Oncology Nursing Society, the National Association of Directors of Nursing Administration, and the American Association of Colleges of Nursing. 

Featured speakers:

  • Kathleen Wiley, RN, MSN, AOCNS -– Oncology Nursing Society (ONS)
  • J. Hudson Garrett, PhD, MSN, MPH, MBA, FNP-BC, CSRN, VA-BC™, DON-CLCTC™, CALN, DON-CLTC, GDCN, PLNC, CDONA, IP-BC, FACDONA, FAAPM – National Association of Directors of Nursing Administration (NADONA)
  • Rick Garcia, PhD, RN, CCM, FAAOHN – American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN)

 

Join Us

 Webinar:

Empowering Nurses to Protect Themselves and Their Patients: The Importance of Collaboration between Nurses and Environmental Services

 Date:

Monday, August 21, 2017

 Time:

1:00 PM EDT

 Registration: 

Register (at no cost) and view the detailed agenda here: https://cc.readytalk.com/r/2ju8b1lssy7f&eom

 Audio:

Please note the audio for this webinar will come through your computer speakers. During the webinar, please ensure that your speakers are turned on and the volume is up. Thank you.