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Pharmacy OneSource Announces Free Webinar on Prevention of Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia

02-09-2011 08:48 AM CET | Health & Medicine

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Reviewing best practices for preventing VAP in critical care units
 
Bellevue, WA – Pharmacy OneSource, software-as-a-service provider of Sentri7, a real-time infection prevention surveillance, documentation and reporting system, is pleased to announce a complimentary webinar with Nancy Landor, RN, MS, CPHQ, in "VAP Prevention - Making Rapid Change by Focusing on Key Targets."

Landor will examine an initiative started by the Healthcare Association of New York State (HANYS) focused on preventing ventilator-associated pneumonia in critical care units. She will review the goals set for the initiative, which required participating hospitals to use the Center for Disease Control and Prevention National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN). Landor will share some best practices that resulted from the 50 New York hospitals that took part in the collaborative.

VAP Prevention - Making Rapid Change by Focusing on Key Targets
DATE: Wednesday, February 23, 2010
TIME: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EST
WHERE: http://www.sentri7.com/infection

About the Presenter: Nancy Landor, RN, MS, CPHQ, is the senior director of strategic quality initiatives for the Healthcare Association of NYS Quality Institute. For the last 25 years, she has been engaged in healthcare, as an RN working in acute care and emergency services, as a discharge planner, as a director of healthcare resources management, and as director of quality management for one of the nation's largest mental health vendors. Landor has been an active participant in regional, state, and national professional associations including IHI and the New York Association of Healthcare Quality. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from Russell Sage College and a master's degree in business from Union College.

About Pharmacy OneSource (www.pharmacyonesource.com)
Pharmacy OneSource is healthcare's #1 Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider. Our more than 100 innovative team members provide best-in-class, SaaS solutions to current and future challenges within health-systems worldwide. Our SaaS solutions contribute to swift and safe healthcare through earlier, easier and better access to data. More than 1,300 healthcare organizations worldwide utilize our HIPAA compliant web-based services: Accupedia, Amplifi, MedBoard, Quantifi, ScheduleRx, Sentri7, Simplifi 797, and VeriForm.

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3535 Factoria Blvd. SE #440
Bellevue, WA 98006

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