The CDC National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN) Dialysis Team will provide live webinars in May for new or experienced NHSN users. CDC subject matter experts will be available to answer your questions about NHSN Dialysis Event Surveillance.
Introduction to the NHSN Dialysis Event Surveillance Protocol: NHSN Dialysis Event Surveillance reporting is required for Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Quality Incentive Program (QIP) rule. This session will provide a complete introduction to the NHSN Dialysis Event reporting requirements and the surveillance definitions necessary to complete accurate monthly reporting.
- Wednesday, May 9 Webinar, 3:00-4:00pm EDT: Pre-registration is required: https://cc.readytalk.com/r/mhswldan75ri&eom
Advanced NHSN Dialysis Event Surveillance Reporting and Introduction to NHSN Reports: Learn how to apply NHSN Dialysis Event Surveillance definitions through case studies that address common reporting questions. The session also will include an introduction to running and interpreting the most popular NHSN reports so you can review your facility’s data, including Dialysis Event bloodstream infection rates.
- Monday, May 14 Webinar, 3:00-4:00pm EDT: Pre-registration is required: https://cc.readytalk.com/r/p5zna81z7cox&eom
- Tuesday, May 15 Webinar, 3:00-4:00pm EDT: Pre-registration is required: https://cc.readytalk.com/r/69dkytpcemmj&eom