Resource Location: https://qi.ipro.org/2022/07/01/moving-forward-using-lessons-learned-to-prevent-central-line-associated-bloodstream-infections-clabsi-june-23-2022-part-2-of-the-5-part-joint-hqic-preventing-healthcare-associated-infect/
Prepared by IPRO HQIC
Preventing CLABSI remains a national patient safety priority given its associated harms of increased hospital length of stay, costs, morbidity and a 12–25 percent mortality rate. Recent studies have shown that during the COVID-19 pandemic, many hospitals experienced a significant increase in their CLABSI rates. This dynamic webinar features proactive strategies and tools for preventing all-cause harm related to CLABSI and showcases a hospital’s success with engaging leaders, providers and front-line staff in a hospital-wide initiative to drive down device utilization, increase bundle compliance and improve outcomes.