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    Language, Culture and HAI Prevention

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


    December 17, 2015
    1:00am – 2:00pm PT, 2:00pm – 3:00pm MT


    Join Please join this educational webinar on identifying disparities and striving toward equity in healthcare. Please come prepared to discuss your impressions of how language and culture impact infection prevention and your patients.

    Presentation Objectives:

    • Discuss the difference between equity and equality
    • Understand specific healthcare disparities and what we know about impact on HAIs
    • List ideas for getting started on an equity initiative

    Intended Audience
    Infection Preventionists, staff nurses and nursing leaders, social workers or others in your organization with an interest in healthcare disparities.

    Sharon Eloranta M.D.
    Medical Director, Quality and Safety Initiatives
    George W. Merck/IHI Fellow
    Qualis Health