Sepsis

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Sepsis 911 – Suspect Sepsis. Save Lives.

Sepsis is a medical emergency. You can help save a life just by learning the signs and symptoms of sepsis. Join Telligen for Sepsis 911 – an educational presentation to raise sepsis awareness. Learn what sepsis is, how to spot it and how to advocate for yourself and your loved ones. This webinar recorded in …

Early Identification of Sepsis in Nursing Facilities: Opportunities and Hurdles

Sepsis is a leading cause of hospital readmissions for nursing home residents transferred to the hospital, yet the early identification of sepsis in nursing homes is fraught with challenges and has not been well-studied. Until further research is available, how might we begin to tackle this problem? Join Telligen Medical Director Dr. Christine LaRocca, MD, …

Sepsis Among the Elderly Toolkit

This Telligen toolkit includes links to sepsis prevention, screening and treatment resources tailored to older patients and their families.

Seeing Sepsis: Skilled Nursing Facility Sepsis Algorithm for Adults

This one-page quick reference from the Minnesota Hospital Association will help your clinical staff identify the signs and symptoms of sepsis.

Act Fast! Early Detection of Sepsis Requires Fast Action

This sepsis screening tool from the Minnesota Hospital Association is tailored to long-term care settings.

Clinical Resources for Sepsis Management

Clinical practice guides for the management of sepsis were developed by the Surviving Sepsis Campaign, a collaboration of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine). These guidelines were updated in 2016. The Surviving Sepsis Campaign partnered with the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) to create bundles to help …

Vital Signs: Epidemiology of Sepsis: Prevalence of Health Care Factors and Opportunities for Prevention

Sepsis is a serious and often fatal clinical syndrome, resulting from infection. This study collected Information on patient demographics, risk factors, and infections leading to sepsis to inform comprehensive sepsis prevention, early recognition, and treatment strategies.

Sepsis: Start the Conversation Today

Sepsis is the body’s extreme response to an infection. It is life-threatening, and without timely treatment, sepsis can rapidly cause tissue damage, organ failure, and death. This Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) resource includes questions and answers to get a conversation about sepsis started with your primary care provider.

Life After Sepsis Fact Sheet: What Sepsis Survivors Need to Know

Many sepsis survivors are left with life-changing challenges. This Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) fact sheet describes the short-and long-term effects of sepsis for patients and families.

Get Ahead of Sepsis

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) launched Get Ahead of Sepsis, urging healthcare professionals, patients and caregivers to be alert to the symptoms, act fast if sepsis is suspected, and to prevent infections that can lead to sepsis.

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