2017 AMSN Convention

111 - Sepsis Update: Early Recognition and Treatment

Oct 13, 2017 11:15am ‐ Oct 13, 2017 12:30pm


Credits: None available.

Standard: $30.00
Members: $20.00

Description

Review the pathogen factors, host factors, host response, organ dysfunction, and circulatory and cellular/metabolic abnormalities that result in sepsis, along with early intervention and treatment options.

Contact hours available until 10/15/19.

Requirements for Successful Completion:

  • Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.
  • You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Conferences Committee Disclosures:

  • There are no disclosures to declare.

Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:

  • There are no disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:

  • No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:

This session is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN).

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nurses, Provider Number CEP 5387.


Learning Outcome:

  • After completing this learning activity, the participant will describe the early signs of sepsis, including the Sepsis CMS Core Measures, and discuss the three-hour and six-hour bundles for protocol-based care for early sepsis.


Speaker(s):

  • Darlene Lovasik, MN, RN, CCRN-K, Transplant/Surgery Program Nurse Specialist , UPMC Presbyterian University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Credits Available


Sepsis Update: Early Recognition and Treatment Exam

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Lawrencia Nnadi
8/4/18 6:25 pm

This educational Sepsis update on early Recognition and treatment is very resource. It provided me with the updated evidenced-based findings and guidelines on how to recognize the early signs of sepsis and how to utilize the 3 and 6-hour sepsis bundle interventions.