Join us Tuesday December 10, 2019 at 530pm-9pm for COVAN’s annual Holiday Party!
Silverlon is pleased to be able to offer the following Continuing Education Program:
The History and Science of Silver in Managing Infections in the Vascular Access Specialty Presented by: Amanda Budak, RN, CBN, PhD
Summary: Silver has been used as an antimicrobial for centuries. This presentation will provide a brief background on the history of silver and review the mechanisms of action of silver in preventing infections. A focus will be made on silver vascular access advanced dressings.
● Discuss the history of Silver in managing infection
● Discuss the role of silver in eliminating bacteria
● Explain how silver ions kill microorganisms
● Discuss alternatives to CHG
For additional program information and to register for this event visit https://covan.nursingnetwork.com/
Space is limited to 50 active COVAN members, become a member today for $25!