2023 NHSN Virtual Training (March 21-23)

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN) will hold the 2023 Virtual NHSN Training for Patient Safety, Outpatient Procedure, and Neonatal Component Surveillance and Analytics on March 21 – 23, 2023.

This course is intended for NHSN users of the Patient Safety Component, Outpatient Procedure Component, and Neonatal Component.

The virtual training event will feature live presentations, pre-recorded training videos for self-paced viewing, and opportunities for Q&A.

Training topics include surveillance definitions and analysis for:

  • Device-Associated Events
  • Surgical Site Infection Events
  • MRSA Bacteremia and difficile LabID Events
  • Antimicrobial Use and Resistance
  • Outpatient Procedures
  • Late-Onset Sepsis and Meningitis Events

The virtual course provides participants with the opportunity to gain a better understanding of their NHSN surveillance data and how these data can be used for prevention.

Continuing education is pending for this activity.