Sherrie Dornberger

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Ask the Care Expert about ... infection prevention

Ask the Care Expert about ... infection prevention

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We are working hard on infection prevention at my facility. Do you have any ideas on how to really make staff think about how important they are to this process?

Ask the Care Expert about ... incontinence-associated dermatitis

Ask the Care Expert about ... incontinence-associated dermatitis

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We have a new wound care nurse and she insists that a few of our residents have "IAD." I am not familiar with this. Can you help?

Ask the Care Expert about ... fluids for UTIs

Ask the Care Expert about ... fluids for UTIs

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Some of my nurses believe that one way to assist with some UTI treatments is to increase fluids. What is your thought on increasing them?

Ask the Care Expert about ... ABSSSI

Ask the Care Expert about ... ABSSSI

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What is an ABSSSI? Doctors have been writing this as diagnosis on our post-acute residents.

Ask the Care Expert about ... ordering antibiotics

Ask the Care Expert about ... ordering antibiotics

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I am trying to train some of the staff on my floor to be aware before simply automatically ordering an antibiotic to get the resident feeling better. Can you help?

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