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Ventilator-Associated Events: A Patient Safety Opportunity

Hosted by Qualis Health's Healthcare-Associated Infection team.



Qualis Health, in collaboration with TMF Quality Institute and other QIO-QIOs, invite you to attend this important web-based presentation. During this webinar Dr. Klompas, from Harvard Medical School, will:

  • Discuss the challenges and implications of traditional ventilator-associated pneumonia surveillance methods
  • Describe the new, objective approach to surveillance for ventilator-associated complications now used by DCD/NHSN
  • Present evidence-based strategies for preventing the most common ventilator-associated complications

Intended Audience
Hospital leadership, nurses, physicians, quality improvement staff, infection preventionists, other HAI project team members

Michael Klompas, MD, MPH, FRCPC
Department of Population Medicine
Harvard Medical School