International Infection Prevention Week

International Infection Prevention Week (IIPW) takes place this year on October 13-19, 2019. IIPW raises awareness of the role infection prevention plays to improve patient safety.

Please enjoy access to podcasts from some of our thought leaders on topics such as Bloodstream Infection Prevention, CAUTI Prevention, Surface Disinfection, Hand Hygiene and Pre-Surgical Patient Engagement.

Reduce CAUTI rates: promoting smart foley use with urological catheters

Angela Zuick, MBA-HM, BSN, RN, CCRN, VA-BC™
Director of Clinical Education, Medline Industries, Inc.

An estimated 2.5 million catheters are placed without an appropriate indication. Register for this information webinar as Angela Zuick, Director of Clinical Education, discusses how to reduce unnecessary IUCs by providing diagnostic tools and alternatives to catheterization. 

Gain confidence with IO

Jill Nolte, BS, BSN, CRNI®, VA-BC™
Clinical Resource Manager, Medline Industries, Inc.

Are you comfortable and competent in the use of Intraosseous Access Devices? The purpose of this webinar is to increase clinician confidence. We will discuss the why, when and how is the IO in the best interest of our patients when prompt peripheral access is not obtainable.

Decolonization: impact of a simple infection control strategy

Rosie D. Lyles, MD, MHA, MSc
Director of Clinical Affairs, Medline Industries, Inc.

Total body decolonization has become an important infection control strategy across the spectrum care for different patient populations. In this webinar, we will explore the benefits of antiseptic decolonization strategies and their critical role in preventing healthcare-associated infections (HAIs).

Explore our Infection Prevention offerings by visiting our Infection Prevention page. If you have any questions or comments, please email us: IPSolutions@Medline.com.