Lunch with an Expert: Innovative strategies to overcome infection control challenges in LTC

Meet the Speakers:

Deb Burdsall, MSN, RN-BC, CIC


IP Competency: Novice

Duration: 45 minutes      Available through: 12/31/2016



Do you work in Long Term Care and have burning questions about infection prevention and control? Then this Lunch with an Expert session may be just for you.  APIC invites you to join  our expert IP, Deb Burdsall who is the  Corporate Infection Preventionist at Lutheran Life Communities in Arlington Heights, Illinois. Deb has 20 years of experience in infection prevention and is board certifications in gerontological nursing (ANCC) and infection control (CBIC).

Get expert insight and answers to your questions on the challenges that IPs face in LTC facilities in this lively interactive discussion as we open the chat panels on September 11th.

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe three common challenges associated with implementing infection control programs in LTC
  • Identify resources that can provide support for IPs in LTC
  • Describe at least one strategy to overcome common infection control challenges in LTC

Group Site License: Registration includes one internet connection and one telephone connection at one location and an unlimited number of participants from your organization in one listening room.

Nursing contact hours: 0


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Accreditation Statement:
Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology, Inc. (APIC) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

APIC is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider  Number CEP7146.

APIC recognizes these activities as continuing education for registered nurses. This recognition does not imply endorsement by APIC or the American Nurses Credentialing Center of any products displayed or discussed in conjunction with an educational activity. 

No speaker or planning committee member disclosed any financial or commercial interest that affected this educational activity.


Recorded 09/18/2013
Recorded 09/18/2013
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