Ms. Bhola has over 25 years’ experience in clinical management in the long-term care and assisted living market. Her previous roles include: Director of Nursing, Regional Consultant, Case Manager for managed care in the community and public health, MDS coordinator, staff educator, infection control, regulatory crisis management and leadership training. She is board certified in gerontology and received her Master’s of Science in Nursing with emphasis on Nurse Educator. She received her education on Infection Control and Prevention from Region’s hospital in MN and is currently studying to sit for the CIC exam.
The role of the Infection Preventionist (IP) in the long-term care setting is not yet defined. However, what has been defined needs to be included… read more
Antibiotic stewardship, according to the CDC, refers to a set of commitments and actions designed to optimize the treatment of infections while reducing the adverse… read more
Preventing rehospitalizations has been a priority for hospitals since 2012. Partnering with long-term care facilities that can help them achieve this goal is vital. Infections… read more