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New Sepsis Measures
and Applications for Improving Outcome
February 7, 2017
1:00-2:00 pm ET

SepsisMeasures.com

This accredited educational webinar presented by Drs. Mitchell M. Levy and Shu-Ling Fan, and healthcare professionals Patti DeJuilio and Alexander Johnson, will explore the new CMS measures for sepsis and institutional applications, assess the findings with the implementation of sepsis bundles, and discuss best practices for sepsis care including point-of-care.

There is no charge for the program or certificate, but registration is required for the webinar, access to the slides, and CME assessment.

Planned and developed by Medavera, Inc. and supported by Alere, Inc.

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