50 Electronic Surveillance in Infection Prevention

Saturday, March 20, 2010: 7:00 AM-8:20 AM
International North (Hyatt Regency Atlanta)
CME Credits: 1.25
Type: Oral
Summary: This session will provide discussion of the desirable features and potential pitfalls of commercial software to consider when evaluating various infection control support software systems. The discussants will provide a sound conceptual framework of what electronic surveillance can and cannot do as an important factor to consider in such an evaluation. The session will not directly compare commercial products.
Learning Objectives:
7:00 AM
William Trick, MD, John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County
7:40 AM
Keith Woeltje, MD, PhD, Washington University School of Medicine