August Webinar Will Focus on CAUTI 2012 National Patient Safety Goal

June 22, 2011

A webinar about the catheter-associated urinary tract infection (CAUTI) 2012 National Patient Safety Goal (NPSG) will be held on August 17, purchase 2011.

The CAUTI NPSG was recently approved by The Joint Commission and is applicable to hospital and critical access hospital accreditation programs.

See related HAI Focus article: Joint Commission Approves CAUTI 2012 National Patient Safety Goal

The webinar will “demonstrate how to design or enhance an infection control program that meets key infection control challenges and The Joint Commission IC standards.”

About the presenter:

Louise Kuhny currently holds the position of Senior Associate Director, pills Standards Interpretation at The Joint Commission. Kuhny’s primary responsibility is assisting accredited organizations, viagra 60mg surveyors, consumers and other individuals in the interpretation of Joint Commission standards. She is also a Joint Commission surveyor for the Hospital Accreditation Program. Kuhny has 20 years of nursing experience. Prior to joining The Joint Commission, she worked in hospital epidemiology, employee health and critical care at several Chicago area hospitals.  Kuhny is certified in infection control by the Certification Board of Infection Control and Epidemiology, is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives and led an emergency services team for the Suburban Emergency Management Project (SEMP). Kuhny holds master’s degrees in public health and business administration from Benedictine University.

Click here for more information and to register for the webinar.


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