On demand SSI Reporting Webinar available from Pharmacy OneSource

May 31, 2011

The mandated Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ (CMS) deadline for reporting surgical site infections (SSI) to the National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN) is soon approaching.  Pharmacy OneSource is providing a pre-recorded webinar addressing the SSI reporting requirements. The recording can be viewed on-demand and the slides can be downloaded.

The presentation, by Tom Jordan, RN, BS, Director of Infection Prevention, provides a review of the NHSN Patient Safety Component SSI module. The review covers each aspect of the SSI reporting process. It also addresses NHSN’s use of Standardized Infection Ratios (SIR).

Click here to watch the video.

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