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Digital Seminar

Surviving Sepsis


Speaker:
Cyndi Zarbano, MSN-Ed, CCRN, CMSRN, LNC
Duration:
1 Hour 28 Minutes
Format:
Audio and Video
Copyright:
Apr 13, 2016
Product Code:
POS077165
Media Type:
Digital Seminar - Also available: DVD


Description

The campaign continues but, after two years, what have we learned? Are the new measures making a difference in patient outcomes? In this session, we will take a look at the evidence and what comes next.

  • Sepsis Bundles
  • Pathway of Care
  • Initial Resuscitation
  • Infection Issues
  • Adjunctive Therapy
  • Financial Impact
  • Education
Objectives
  1. Identify evidence-based practices that prevent sepsis.
  2. Describe the nurse’s role in assessment of the patient experiencing SIRS, sepsis or septic shock.
  3. Discuss current management strategies for the patient with sepsis.
Outline
  • Sirs, Spesis, Septic Shock, and MODS
  • Inflammatory Injury
    • The Ripple Effect of Inflammation
    • Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (SIRS)
  • Sepsis
    • New Tool for Sepsis Used Instead of Apache Score
      • SOFA — 6 Criteria
        • Respiratory Status and Intrapulmonary Shunting
        • Coagulation Status
        • Liver
        • Cardiovascular
        • Neurological Functioning
        • Kidney Function
    • Epidemiology
    • Common Causes of Sepsis
    • Case Study
    • Surviving Sepsis Campaign
  • Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome (MODS)
  • Inflammatory Mediators
    • Cytokines
      • Systemic Effects of Cytokines
  • Labs and Sepsis
    • Lactate
    • Procalcitonin
    • Base Deficit
    • Anion Gap
    • Cultures
    • WBC's
  • Choosing Antibiotics
    • How do they work?
    • Bactericidal vs. Bacteriostatic
  • Treatment of Sepsis
ADA Needs
We would be happy to accommodate your ADA needs; please call our Customer Service Department for more information at 1-800-844-8260.

Satisfaction Guarantee
Your satisfaction is our goal and our guarantee. Concerns should be addressed to: PO Box 1000, Eau Claire, WI 54702-1000 or call 1-800-844-8260.

Credits


* Credit Note - **

NOTE: Tuition includes one free CE Certificate (participant will be able to print the certificate of completion after completing the on-line post-test (80% passing score) and completing the evaluation). 

Continuing Education Information:  Listed below are the continuing education credit(s) currently available for this non-interactive self-study package. Please note, your state licensing board dictates whether self-study is an acceptable form of continuing education. Please refer to your state rules and regulations. If your profession is not listed, please contact your licensing board to determine your continuing education requirements and check for reciprocal approval. For other credit inquiries not specified below, please contact cepesi@pesi.com or 800-844-8260 before the event.

Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of your profession.  As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice in accordance with and in compliance with your profession's standards.  

All members of the PESI, Inc. planning committee have provided disclosures of financial relationships with ineligible organizations and any relevant non-financial relationships prior to planning content for this activity. None of the committee members had relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies or other potentially biasing relationships to disclose to learners.  For speaker disclosures, please see the faculty biography.


California Nurses

PESI, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of  Registered Nursing, Provider #: 17118 for 1.5 self-study contact hours. 

** You will need to provide your license number to PESI. PESI must have this number on file in order for your hours to be valid.


Florida Nurses

PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Florida Board of  Nursing. Provider #: FBN2858. These materials qualify for 1.5 self-study contact hours.

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Iowa Nurses

PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Iowa Board of Nursing. Provider #: 346. Nurses successfully completing these self-study materials will earn 1.8 self-study contact hours. Please email cepesi@pesi.com with your license number, include the title, speaker name and date. PESI must have this number on file in order for your hours to be valid.


Other Professions

This self-study activity qualifies for 1.5 continuing education clock hours as required by many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations. Save your activity advertisement and certificate of completion, and contact your own board or organization for specific requirements.



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Speaker

Cyndi Zarbano, MSN-Ed, CCRN, CMSRN, LNC's Profile

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Cyndi Zarbano, MSN-Ed, CCRN, CMSRN, LNC, has been a nurse for nearly 30 years specializing in intensive care. She earned her legal nurse consultant training through the Vickie Milazzo Institute in 2008 and has worked on over 200 cases for both plaintiff and defense. Her role has included analyzing medical records, determining merit, assisting with client interviews, attending medical appointments, locating testing experts, completing chronologies, reviewing billing for accuracy, deposition/jury question development, and assisting in court strategy development. She has served as a testifying expert for 16 cases. Cyndi is a renowned national seminar speaker having spoken for numerous companies since 2008, including her own, Clinical Review Consultants. She works for Mayo Clinic in Minnesota continuing her passion for bedside nursing in critical care.

 

Speaker Disclosures:
Financial: Cynthia Zarbano is the owner of Clinical Review Consultants and has an employment relationship with Mayo Mankato. She receives a speaking honorarium and recording royalties from PESI, Inc. She has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.
Non-financial: Cynthia Zarbano has no relevant non-financial relationships.


Additional Info

Access for Self-Study (Non-Interactive)

Access never expires for this product.


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Target Audience

Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Clinical Nurse Specialists

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Satisfaction Guarantee
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ADA Needs
We would be happy to accommodate your ADA needs; please call our Customer Service Department for more information at 1-800-844-8260.

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