Infusion Therapy Standards of Practice 2016
Overview: As the recognized global authority in infusion therapy, INS is committed to advancing the specialty through evidence-based practice and research. A major component of that commitment is the development of standards of practice for all clinicians involved in infusion therapy. This webinar will discuss the recently revised Infusion Therapy Standards of Practice. The presentation will include a brief description of changes as compared to the 2011 Standards, an overview of the methodology used to develop the Standards, and the presentation of selected standards with new or changed recommendations.
Lisa A. Gorski, RN, MS, HHCNS,BC, CRNI®, FAAN
Clinical nurse specialist, Wheaton Franciscan Home Health & Hospice
Lisa Gorski has worked for more than 30 years as a Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) for Wheaton Franciscan Home Health & Hospice in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She received her bachelor's and master's degrees from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee College of Nursing. She is the author of over 50 journal articles and has authored 3 books on the topic of home infusion therapy. She is the co-author of the 2014 Manual of IV Therapeutics. She was an editor for INS' 2010 textbook, Infusion Nursing: An Evidence-Based Approach and the 4th edition of the Core Curriculum for Infusion Nursing. She served as the 2007-2008 INS President, and was chair of the 2011 and 2016 INS Standards of Practice Committee. In 2006, she was inducted as a Fellow into the American Academy of Nursing.
CRNI® Recerts: This session has been approved for 1 CRNI® recertification unit
Contact Hours/CE Credit: This session has been approved for 1 contact hour