Investigating infection control behavior in nurses: Impact of computer charting
Learning Areas:Occupational health and safety
Public health or related nursing
Describe at least two clinical nursing behaviors related to the use of mobile computer workstations which are a threat to good infection control practice in an isolation room. Differentiate nursing behaviors that are risks to patient safety from those that are risks to the safety of the nurse providing care.
Keyword(s): Infectious Diseases, Simulation
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have coordinated a grant project at the UNMC College of Nursing in Omaha since 2005. In the role, I have taught emergency preparedness content to students and healthcare workers throughout the state of Nebraska. My scientific interests have led to research and/or publications on education, infection control, and biocontainment care.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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