This course meets the following RENEWAL requirements:
- Florida’s 1-hour minimum requirement
- ASCP’s 2-point minimum requirement
- Other national and/or state license needs
This course includes types of infections from which CRE are isolated, the typical susceptibility profile for CRE, the role of hospital personnel when CRE is isolated from an inpatient, treatment options for CRE infections, and characteristics of 3 classes of enzymes and their respective carbapenemase.
Article used: “Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae – A Review for Laboratorians”, by Maria Navas, MD and Michael Jacobs, MD, PhD, in CLN, 2016. (8 pages)
Total of 2-hours / 2-points in:
► N O T E: This IS an ONLINE course for $15.00, which includes:
- The above article + the quiz (via the e-mailed access code) & immediately print the Certificate of Completion (upon scoring 70% or greater).