Baldwin Hill Solutions LLC/Hektoen Institute/Illinois Department of Public Health
Deb Burdsall has worked in long term care since 1974. She started as a nurse’s aide, and has worked as a staff nurse, nursing supervisor, interim director of healthcare services, MDS/care plan coordinator, wound nurse, quality assurance coordinator, and clinical inservice coordinator. Deb is CBIC board certified in infection prevention and control (CIC), and ANCC certified in gerontological nursing. Deb received her MSN and PhD from the University of Iowa College of Nursing. Her doctoral dissertation project involved examining how healthcare personnel use gloves when caring for patients, and testing the reliability of a glove use surveillance tool. She is manager of Baldwin Hill Solutions LLC, Infection Prevention for Long Term Care in Palatine, IL. Deb is currently working with Hektoen Institute and Illinois Department of Public Health to assist in the Illinois COVID 19 response. She is adjunct assistant professor at The University of Iowa College of Nursing.
Deb works to find evidence-based, cost effective infection prevention strategies for long term care.
Wednesday, June 12
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM