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HTRSD is a provider of continuing education training focused on human trafficking and other social disparities for health care providers, as well as courses that address nurses' health and well-being and under-served topics in advanced critical care.

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All states recognize our courses for accredited continuing nursing education, CNE, contact hours. This course is accredited by the following boards:

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider # CEP 15467.

Provider approved by the Arkansas, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Carolina, and West Virginia Boards of Nursing through CE Broker, CE Provider #: 50-13256.  

Prevention of CAUTI: Combating Catheter-Associated Infections

Contact Hours: 1
Cost: $10.00

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Prevention of CAUTI: Combating Catheter-Associated Infections
The course will discuss (CAUTI) Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infections in the inpatient setting, the bacterial associated considerations during insertion and entering the tubing, and the monetary cost of CAUTI to hospitals. The course will also go over appropriate catheter care, and evidenced-based practice towards the culture of improvement including CAUTI policies and programs. 


Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
  1. Discuss the ramifications associated with inappropriate indwelling urinary catheter insertion.
  2. Describe appropriate catheter use and care.
  3. Recall the financial and human impact of CAUTI.
  4. Explain evidenced-based practice and targeted assessment for prevention of CAUTI.
  5. List CAUTI policies, and prevention programs.


Chapter 1: Introduction - CAUTI in the inpatient setting

  • Appropriate Catheter Use
  • Financial and Human Impact
  • Evidence-Based Practice
  • Culture of Improvement

Chapter 2: Culture of Improvement

  • Targeted Assessment for Prevention
  • CAUTI Policies and Programs
  • Maintaining a Prevention Program

Chapter 3: CAUTI Vignette

Chapter 4: Resources