The presenter, Joan N. Hebden, RN, MS, CIC is an Infection Prevention Clinical Program Manager for Sentri7
Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, is hosting a complimentary webinar with Joan N. Hebden, RN, MS, CIC in "NHSN Update: What's New in 2014 and What to Expect in 2015 and Beyond."
In this webinar, Hebden will address the application of the NHSN definitions discussed at the 2014 CDC training with illustrative case studies, proposed changes for 2015 and how infection preventionists are adopting algorithmic approaches to surveillance.
NHSN Update: What's New in 2014 and What to Expect in 2015 and Beyond
Date: Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM ET
About the Presenter
Joan N. Hebden, RN, MS, CIC is an Infection Prevention Clinical Program Manager for Sentri7. Ms. Hebden served as the Director of Infection Prevention and Control for 28 years at the University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD. Her clinical background includes general medicine, oncology, and cardiothoracic intensive care. She has presented at national epidemiology conferences, participated in research regarding the transmission of multi-drug resistant bacteria, contributed chapters on infection control to nursing resource textbooks, and published in medical and infection control journals.
Joan received her Bachelor of Science degree in nursing and a Master of Science degree in nursing education and trauma/critical care from the University of Maryland School of Nursing. She is certified in Infection Control & Epidemiology (CIC). Joan is an active member of SHEA and APIC and is currently on the Editorial Board of the American Journal of Infection Control (AJIC) and is a faculty associate at the University of Maryland School of Nursing.
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