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Sepsis in Acute-Care Settings

Date & Time of Recording:
June 28, 2021 | Self-paced
Modality:
  • On-demand video
Registration Fee:
Free
Additional Details
Instructional Hours:
0.00
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Description
This brief program will discuss the impact of sepsis in skilled nursing facilities and highlight the importance of early recognition and symptoms to be aware of in patients.
Objectives

At the completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Define criteria for Systemic Inflammatory response Syndrome (SIRS) and Sepsis.
  • Identify impact of Sepsis in skilled nursing facilities with aging residents.
  • Discuss importance of early recognition and treatment.
  • Discuss symptoms of Post Sepsis Syndrome.
Disclosures
Conflict of Interest Statement: Planners, Faculty and content specialists must disclose any conflicts of interest and will inform the audience of any such conflicts prior to beginning their presentation. In order to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor at all programs, the planners/faculty must make full disclosure indicating any relationship with pharmaceutical companies, biomedical device manufacturers and/or corporations whose products or services are related to pertinent therapeutic area. Commercial Support: Participants will be made aware of any commercial support by information provided with handouts. Exhibitors and any promotional information will be kept separate from the education activity. Non-Endorsement of Products Neither Pee Dee AHEC nor the American Nurses Credentialing Center endorses or approves any products that may be associated with this continuing education activity. Credit Statement : No Credit will be awarded to participants for this education activity.
Credits Available
  • All participants
    Area Health Education Consortium
    Credit Statement
    This program provides a Certificate of Attendance by Pee Dee AHEC and meets South Carolina AHEC Best Practice Standards.
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