Preventing Central Line Associated Blood Stream Infections - CLABSIs

36m of CPD
Joanne Reading
14 August 2017

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.


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!


Anna Medley21 May 2018
Extremely informative.Would be of benefit that overheads are left on screen for longer to allow for documentation.

Devika Nandanimala19 May 2018
Very informative

Jessica Clissold10 May 2018
Very engaging and great information

Christy Marais08 May 2018
Very informative in every aspect.

Christy Marais08 May 2018
Very informative in evey aspect.

Jenna He18 Apr 2018
Very informative as usual...

Patricia camacho18 Oct 2017
Interesting and eye opening

Marie-Therese Shields03 Oct 2017
Useful and applyerble knowledge that can improve practice and patient outcomes

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