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2019 Spring Conference

2019 Spring Registration Form

2019 MT APIC Spring Conference schedule and paper registration form.
Thursday, April 11, 2019
7:15 - 8:00 AM
Registration

8:00 - 8:15 AM


Welcome & Opening Remarks

Kirsten McNurlin, BSN, RN
APIC MT Chapter President

8:15 - 9:00 AM


AAMI Update

Nancy Chobin, RN, AAS, ACSP, CSPM, CFER
President
Sterile Processing University, LLC

Sponsored by Montana Department of Health and Human Services

9:00 - 9:30 AM


Break / Vendor Exhibits

9:30 - 11:00 AM


Endoscope Reprocessing
Nancy Chobin, RN, AAS, ACSP, CSPM, CFER
President
Sterile Processing University, LLC

11:00 - 12:30PM


Lunch provided / Vendor Exhibits
Lunch proficed on site by APIC MT Chapter 117

12:30 - 1:30 PM


Role of SPC in Infection Prevention
Nancy Chobin, RN, AAS, ACSP, CSPM, CFER
President
Sterile Processing University, LLC

1:30 - 2:30 PM


Following Manufacturer's Instructions - Top citations from CMS and TJC
Nancy Chobin, RN, AAS, ACSP, CSPM, CFER
President
Sterile Processing University, LLC

2:30 - 3:00 PM


Break / Vendor Exhibits

3:00 - 4:00 PM


Special Processing of Opthalmic Instruments
Nancy Chobin, RN, AAS, ACSP, CSPM, CFER
President
Sterile Processing University, LLC

4:00 - 4:15 PM


Closing Remarks & Evaluations
Kristen McNurlin, BSN, RN
APIC MT Chapter President

4:15 - 5:00 PM


APIC MT Business Meeting
No contact hours will be awarded.

Friday, April 12, 2019
7:15 - 7:45 AM
Registration

7:45 - 8:00 AM


Welcome & Opening Remarks
Kirsten McNurlin, BSN,RN
APIC MT Chapter President

8:00 - 9:30 AM


Vaccine Hesitancy, History, and Human Nature
Gary S. Marshall, MD
Cheif, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases
University of Louisville School of Medicine

9:30 - 10:00 AM


Break

10:00 - 11:30 AM


Sterilizer/HLD Document Review
Chris Nightingale, BSN, RN, CIC
Quality Specialist - Infection Control
Billings Clinic

11:30 - 12:00 PM


Lunch

12:00 - 1:15 PM


Presenting and Reporting Data
Erika Baldry, MPH
Epidemiologist
Communicable Disease Epidemiology
MT DPHHS

Laura Bermel, BSN, RN, CIC
Manager of Patient and Family Experience
Manager of Infection Prevention
Kalispell Regional Healthcare

1:15 - 2:15 PM


Montana DPHHS Update
Jim Murphy, BS, Bureau Chief
Karl Milhon, BA, CPM, Supervisor, Communicable Disease Epidemiology Program
Erika Baldry, MPH, Communicable Disease Epidemiologist
Debbie Gibson, MPH, MT(ASCP), Deputy Laboratory Director, Montana Public Health Laboratory
Ryan Weight, MPH, Tuberculosis Program Coordinator
Pam Webb, RN, MPH, CIC, Infection Prevention Consultant

2:15 - 2:30 PM


Closing Remarks and Adjournment
Kirsten McNurlin, BSN, RN
APIC MT Chapter President