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CDC’s Safe Healthcare Blog: A Mother’s Efforts in Helping Families Battle against Sepsis

September 3, 2015

Today, on CDC’s Safe Healthcare Blog, Orlaith Staunton, mother of 12-year-old sepsis victim Rory Staunton, shares her efforts in rallying families to raise sepsis awareness among healthcare workers and the public. Since Rory’s death, Orlaith and her husband have worked tirelessly to educate the public and policy makers about sepsis and how it can be …

CDC’s Safe Healthcare Blog: A Mother’s Efforts in Helping Families Battle against Sepsis

September 3, 2015

Today, on CDC’s Safe Healthcare Blog, Orlaith Staunton, mother of 12-year-old sepsis victim Rory Staunton, shares her efforts in rallying families to raise sepsis awareness among healthcare workers and the public. Since Rory’s death, Orlaith and her husband have worked tirelessly to educate the public and policy makers about sepsis and how it can be …

CDC Director Tom Frieden, a World Sepsis Day Ambassador, Helps Kick Off Sepsis Awareness Month in New Video

September 1, 2015

Over 1 million cases of sepsis occur each year in the United States, and half of the patients who get sepsis will die. During the month of September, CDC is teaming up with patient advocates and clinical professional organizations to increase awareness of sepsis in observance of Sepsis Awareness Month. A Twitter chat with clinical …

A Sepsis Nurse Shares her Personal Experience with Sepsis

September 1, 2015

Sepsis is a term I have heard my entire nursing career. It never had quantifiable significance to me until the past 3 years. Now, sepsis has become an up close and personal demon that I have thankfully beaten twice. I have been the Disease Manager for Sepsis at Northeast Georgia Medical Center for the past …

CDC Director Tom Frieden, a World Sepsis Day Ambassador, Helps Kick Off Sepsis Awareness Month in New Video

September 1, 2015

Over 1 million cases of sepsis occur each year in the United States, and half of the patients who get sepsis will die. During the month of September, CDC is teaming up with patient advocates and clinical professional organizations to increase awareness of sepsis in observance of Sepsis Awareness Month. A Twitter chat with clinical …

CDC Director Tom Frieden, a World Sepsis Day Ambassador, Helps Kick Off Sepsis Awareness Month in New Video

September 1, 2015

Over 1 million cases of sepsis occur each year in the United States, and half of the patients who get sepsis will die. During the month of September, CDC is teaming up with patient advocates and clinical professional organizations to increase awareness of sepsis in observance of Sepsis Awareness Month. A Twitter chat with clinical …

CDC Director Tom Frieden, a World Sepsis Day Ambassador, Helps Kick Off Sepsis Awareness Month in New Video

September 1, 2015

Over 1 million cases of sepsis occur each year in the United States, and half of the patients who get sepsis will die. During the month of September, CDC is teaming up with patient advocates and clinical professional organizations to increase awareness of sepsis in observance of Sepsis Awareness Month. A Twitter chat with clinical …

MLN Connects National Provider Call Recording and Transcript

August 25, 2015

This MLN Connects National Provider Call provides an overview of the proposed rule to reform the requirements for long-term care facilities.

National Certification Board for Alzheimer Care (NCBAC)

August 6, 2015

NCBAC provides benchmarks for core competencies and knowledge for those who provide care and education in the field of dementia, including online education tools for the direct care workforce, and certification for caregivers (CAC) and educators (CAEd).

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Lisa Jacobs
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720-554-1471


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Communications Lead
Lyndsay.Fluharty@area-d.hcqis.org
720-554-1459

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