When:
October 3, 2017 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm America/Chicago Timezone
2017-10-03T14:00:00-05:00
2017-10-03T15:00:00-05:00
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Stacie Fredenburg
605-444-4116

medical doctor and female nurse

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Overview and Purpose:

The Targeted Assessment for Prevention (TAP) Strategy is a framework for quality improvement developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to use data for action to prevent healthcare-associated infections (HAIs). Learn how to run and interpret this report  to  improve healthcare-associated infection measures and impact value-based reimbursement.

 

Featured Presenters:

Christine Martini-Bailey, RN BSN CSSGB
Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Director, Health Services Advisory Group

 

Target Audience:

All healthcare professionals are encouraged and welcome to attend.

Objectives:

Upon completion of this program, participants will be able to:

  1. Define the Targeted Assessment for Prevention (TAP) Strategy to reduce healthcare-associated infections (HAI)
  2. Understand the Cumulative Attributable Difference (CAD) vs Standardized Infection Ratio (SIR)
  3. Understand how to run and interpret a TAP report
  4. Identify how to utilize the TAP report to target HAI improvement efforts
  5. Identify how TAP can be used as a gauge for value-based purchasing

 

 

Questions:

Nancy McDonald, RN, BSN, CPHQ
Program Manager
605-234-4144

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