A comprehensive water management program can help reduce the risk of Legionella growth and transmission, as well as other related healthcare-associated infections. Water management programs should be monitored for their efficacy in reducing risk, and risk assessments should be performed regularly.
Join QHR Health’s Lean Manager, Terry Norris, to learn the steps necessary to take to ensure your hospital is being judicial in preventing waterborne pathogens. CMS guidance for building an effective water management program will be outlined, including how to perform a risk assessment, as well as steps to create a water management policy, mitigation strategy, and sustainment plan.
- Learn how to perform a risk assessment
- Develop a comprehensive policy and proper mitigation strategies
- Understand how to keep the hospital safe from waterborne pathogens
Who Should Attend:
- Facility Directors/Managers
- Compliance Leaders
- Regulatory Leaders
American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)
The QHR Health Learning Institute is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Participants who attend 100% of the program and complete a course evaluation will earn one (1) contact hour.