McGeer Definitions
January 23, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. EST, 12:00 p.m. CST, 11:00 a.m. MST, 10:00 a.m. PST
(60 minutes)

Meet the Speaker:

Suzanne F. Bradley, M.D. 
Professor of Internal Medicine
University of Michigan Medical School
Program Director, Infection Control


IP Competency: Novice and Proficient

Duration: 60 minutes      Available through: 12/31/2016


This presentation will highlight recently published changes in infection surveillance definitions for long-term care facilities(McGeer Criteria).  The rationale and methods behind those changes will be emphasized.  This presentation is targeted for infection preventionists who work or have an interest in infection prevention and control in long-term care settings.

Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss why the McGeer Criteria were revised
  • Recognize what facilities might benefit from the use of McGeer Criteria
  • Cite major changes in the McGeer Criteria

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