Define hand hygiene and describe hand hygiene procedures.
Discuss antimicrobial stewardship and surgical site infection and infection prevention measures related to these topics.
Explain procedures for preventing and controlling HAIs and for preventing occupational exposures.
Identify some healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) and their potential consequence.
Identify strategies to use to mitigate harm in an active shooter scenario.
Outline the requirements of National Patient Safety Goal 3D, which includes: "Labeling all medications, medication containers (for example, syringes, medicine cups, basins), or other solutions on and off the sterile field"; and to promote optimum patient safety.
Review information on compliance, identity theft, and HIPAA and addressed the following: compliance, fraud/waste/abuse, identify theft, and associates obligations under HIPAA.