On October 5, 2016, CDC will host an online workshop called NHSN Re-baseline Webinar, Session 1. The webinar will cover the new national baseline for healthcare associated infections reported to NHSN, in order to communicate…
- The purpose and approach for re-baselining
- The factors used in the updated calculations for the Standardized Infection Ratio (SIR)
- How the new SIRs are shared with CMS
There will also be an opportunity to ask subject matter experts questions during the live chat portion of the webinar. For details and to register see https://cc.readytalk.com/registration/#/?meeting=ndsdod50db1n&campaign=bukusltexl4t .
Session 2 is planned for November 30, 2016.