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Session 20 | What Does the NHA Need to Know About C. auris?

Session Summary

C. auris is an emerging threat, and cases continue to increase in Florida. Infections caused by C. auris can lead to longer hospital stays and mortality, and centers need to be prepared to prevent the spread. This session will address what this bacterium is, how it is transmitted, and what actions need to be taken to care for residents who may be infected or colonized with C. auris.