Are You Ready for a Measles Outbreak?

Tips from one successful hospital

At the recent APIC conference in Philadelphia, attendees heard from Jennifer Boe, BSN, RN, PHN, CIC, an infection preventionist at Children’s Minnesota, and Joe Kurland, MPH, CIC, an infection preventionist and vaccine specialist at Children’s Minnesota, about how their hospital helped quell a measles outbreak in their community in 2017.

If you missed the presentation, here’s your chance to view it. You’ll learn what led to the outbreak, how the hospital responded, and lessons learned that could benefit your own health system.