APIC Conference

Is hosting a one-day conference entitled

“Keeping Patients Safe From Hospital Acquired Infections”

This CNE activity is being jointly provided by UT Health Tyler

Collaboratively with
The Association of Professionals in
Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) East Texas 8th Annual
Infection Prevention Conference.r

Tyler, Texas

Friday, October 5, 2018

Course Description

This one-day course is designed to provide education on Infection Prevention to healthcare professionals with an interest in newest practice standards in infection prevention and control.

Target Audience

The program is designed for the registered nurse and other allied health care professionals interested in current trends in Infection Prevention.

UT Health Tyler is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association – Approver, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This CNE activity has been jointly provided by UT Health Tyler collaboratively with The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) of East Texas Chapter 129

Please feel free to copy and share this brochure with others who might be interested.

Continental breakfast and hot lunch are provided. Please bring a light jacket in the event the room is cool.

Vendors will be available from 7:30am – 4:15pm. Please bring business cards to share.

Location:


University of Texas Northeast

BioMedical Research Auditorium

11937 US Hwy 271

Tyler, TX 75708

Questions:


Please email information@apiceasttexas.com

Event Schedule

Time Details
7:30 - 8:00 am Registration
8:00-8:10am Welcome Debbie McCaslin, MSN, RN, CIC President of APIC East Texas
8:10-9:10am Risk Management & Legal Implications of HAIs Bridget McKinley, JD
9:10-10:10am Water Management David Crow, Water Treatment Specialist
10:10-10:45am Break/Vendors
10:45-11:45am Environment of Care Linda Miller, RN, CIC
11:45-12:45pm Lunch/Vendors
12:45-1:45pm High Level Disinfection Erin Kyle, DNP, RN, CNOR, NEA-BC
1:45-2:45pm Sterile Processing Erin Kyle, DNP, RN, CNOR, NEA-BC
2:45-3:00pm Break/Vendors
3:00-4:00pm Response Plan for Candida auris Cases: A Simulation Activity Anna Nutt, MPH, CIC
4:00-4:15pm Evaluations
APIC East Texas Conference Brochure, October 5, 2018, Friday Download Now!

Hotel Information

Upon request

If you pre-register, you will receive an email with instructions on
printing the speakers' PowerPoints before the conference from our website
www.apiceasttexas.com

Accreditation:


East Texas Medical Center Regional Healthcare System is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association - Approver, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

This CNE activity has been jointly provided by East Texas Medical Center Regional Healthcare System collaboratively with The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidermiology (APIC) of East Texas Chapter 129.

To receive contact hours for this continuing education activity, the participant must:
  • Attend the entire educational activity
  • Sign in legibly with a unique identifier (Birth month and day ex. 1005, NO YEARS)
  • Provide a working email address that MUST match what you enter into Survey Monkey by October 22, 2017, 2018
  • Deadline will not be extended.
  • A certificate of completion will be sent via email after verification of the above criteria is verified beginning no later than October 23, 2018.


Get In Touch
Registration Form

Conference Registration Fee includes: Free parking, breakfast, lunch and CNE.











You may pay with Cash/Check or via PayPal on our website at www.apiceasttexas.com. No refunds

Make check payable to APIC East Texas and return this completed form to:
APIC East Texas
PO Box 132054
Tyler, Texas 75713