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Free Monthly Infection Prevention Series

Join THA’s Clinical and Quality Initiatives team, in collaboration with Infection Prevention Consultants of New Mexico, for a free educational series on infection prevention and control. From animals in health care facilities to antimicrobial resistance, these monthly sessions will provide a wide range of information and best practices pertinent for hospitals to maintain high infection prevention standards.

Sessions are open to everyone. Infection prevention professionals, quality leaders, frontline staff, and anyone interested in learning more about best practices in protecting patients and staff in the hospital setting.

All sessions will be held on the second Thursday of every month and begin promptly at 1 p.m. CST. Session recordings and handouts will be available for attendees. Free 1 CNE credits for attending and completing session surveys.


May 12, 2022
Topic: Animals in Healthcare Facilities

  • > Completed.

June 9, 2022
Topic: Burnout and the IP

July 14, 2022
Topic: IPC in Behavioral Health Settings

August 11, 2022
Topic: Fungi

September 8, 2022
Topic: Antimicrobial Resistance

October 13, 2022
Topic: Trends in HAI

November 10, 2022
Topic: Managing the Flow

December 8, 2022
Topic: New Tech for EVS

Click here for a downloadable flyer of all sessions.


May 12, 2022: Animals in Healthcare Facilities

PPT: Animals in Healthcare

Reference List: Reference List, Animals in HC


Accreditation Information

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by AXIS Medical Education and Texas Hospital Association. AXIS Medical Education is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Designation for Nursing

AXIS Medical Education designates this continuing nursing education activity for 1.0 contact hour each for a maximum of 8.0 contact hours.

Learners are advised that accredited status does not imply endorsement by the provider or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with an activity.

For activity details including learning objectives, faculty/planner disclosure information, and criteria for completion, CLICK HERE.