Preventing Central Line Associated Blood Stream Infections - CLABSIs

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Lecture Overview

In this back-to-basics refresher, Joanne Reading will take you through the latest evidence-based guidelines for the prevention of CLABSIs. With enduring reminders such as 'scrub the hub', you will be reminded about best practice for insertion and care of central lines. A must-watch for all health professionals who come into contact with these devices.

Educators

Portrait of Joanne Reading
Joanne Reading

Joanne Reading is a clinical educator within the 42-bed ICU at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, which also services critically ill patients from the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and the Royal Women’s Hospital. Joanne holds a critical care graduate certificate and a master of health science with a focus on education. She is also the author of her own nursing education website called 'Blogging for your Noggin'. With a special interest in all things cardiac and respiratory. Joanne is passionate about ensuring that education not only fosters critical thinking but is entertaining in the process! See Educator Profile