Sterile vs. Non-sterile: Dispelling myths about skin antiseptic sterility

Meet the Speaker:

Allan Morrison Jr., MD, MSc, FACP, FIDSA, FSHEA

IP Competency:   Novice, Proficient, Expert

Duration: 60 minutes


Learning Objectives:


  • Provide the history of contaminated skin antiseptics that lead to patient infection.

  • Provide background on the FDA investigation and their industry-wide request regarding skin preparation solution sterility and single-use packaging.

  • Update the infection prevention community on industry's  response to the request.

  • Educate clinicians on the on the facts of skin antiseptics and how they impact best practices.   

This program is made possible by an unrestricted educational grant from CareFusion. CareFusion is a long-standing APIC Strategic Partner and APIC is pleased to partner with CareFusion on this educational opportunity. 


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.

Please note CE is not available for this program


Recorded 04/07/2015
Recorded 04/07/2015
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