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Course Title and Materials
Multidrug-Resistant Organism Infections (420)
The goal of this continuing education offering is to provide the latest information to nurses about multidrug-resistant organism infections. After reading this article, you will be able to:
1. Outline the specific characteristics of virulence and the association to a host.
2. List at least three organisms associated with drug resistance and increased mortality in the community and at healthcare facilities.
3. Describe antimicrobial stewardship and the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America's position on healthcare facility participation.


This offering expires on February 14, 2015
   Course Material: Multidrug-Resistant Organism Infections
    Take Test: Multidrug-Resistant Organism Infections
(Grade to pass: 70%, 2 tries)

Credit Options
Course NameCreditsCost
Multidrug-Resistant Organism Infections1$8

Merion Matters is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the PA State Nurses Association (No.221-3-O-09), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Merion Matters is also approved as a provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing (No. 13230) and by the Florida Board of Nursing (No. 3298 & CE Broker Provider #50-2739). Florida participants: Do not send certificate to the Board of Nursing - keep it for your records for four (4) years. Only Florida and California require license numbers to appear on the certificate. All states except Iowa accept Merion Matters continuing education credits for contact hours. Sessions are not pre-approved for non-nursing credit. It is the individual's responsibility to validate contact hours with their accrediting body.


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