IDEAS FOR INFECTION PREVENTION AND CONTROL WEEK
AHCA Education: Infection Prevention
Sr. Director of Infection Prevention and Control, Genesis HealthCare. Linda Behan BSN, RN, CIC is the Corporate Senior Director of Infection Prevention and Control for Genesis HealthCare. Linda has been certified in infection prevention and control for over 10 years.
Infection Prevention Champions | HAI | CDC
Champions are respected individuals with strong communication skills who are knowledgeable and enthusiastic about the topic at hand. These front line personnel promote and lead healthcare-associated infection prevention initiatives by engaging and educating colleagues, solving problems, and communicating across all levels of leadership.*
CDC Features | Features | CDC
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) cannot attest to the accuracy of a non-federal website. Linking to a non-federal website does not constitute an endorsement by CDC or any of its employees of the sponsors or the information and products presented on the website.
AHCA Education: Infection Preventionist Specialized
Now more than ever, an Infection Prevention Control Officer (IPCO) is critical to have in your building/organization. The American Health Care Association/National Center for Assisted Living is happy to announce the launch of version 2 of the Infection Prevention Control Officer (IPCO) training.
Public Health Media Library - Centers for Disease Control
The use or display of syndicated content from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) does not does not imply endorsement or government sanction of any third party causes, ideas, web sites, products or services by the CDC. CDC syndicated content is subject to change without notice.
A qualitative study on the psychological experience of
Apr 08, 2020After a week, positive emotions prevailed in 70% of the nurses. While fear and anxiety were brought on by the epidemic, nurses also evaluated the epidemic prevention and control progress and felt confidence in the medical capability of the government and its subunits.
Yeast Infection vs. Urinary Tract Infection: What’s the
May 02, 2018We'll explain the differences between the two, as well as risk factors, prevention, and treatments. If you experience discomfort in your genital area or when you urinate, you may have an infection.
Chain of Infection: Definition & Example - Video & Lesson
Aug 07, 2020Control Measures. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, knowledge of the portals of exit, entry, and modes of transmission
Tuberculosis - Wikipedia
Tuberculosis (TB) is an infectious disease usually caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB) bacteria. Tuberculosis generally affects the lungs, but can also affect other parts of the body. Most infections show no symptoms, in which case it is known as latent tuberculosis. About 10% of latent infections progress to active disease which, if left untreated, kills about half of those affected.