Infection Control Principles and Practices in Healthcare Settings
This online course equips the participants with evidence-based principles and practices that are crucial for establishing a successful infection prevention and control (IPC) program in healthcare. This certified training program offers valuable insights and best practices in IPC, sourced from reputable international organizations such as CDC, WHO, AORN, APIC, OSHA, among others, with the aim of improving healthcare outcomes.
- Understand the roles and responsibilities involved in IPC
Comprehend the modes and mechanisms of transmission for infectious agents
Recognize the appropriate times and methods to apply IPC measures and best practices
Learn strategies for establishing and maintaining a safe patient-care environment, including procedures for construction and renovation, as well as best practices for cleaning, disinfecting, and sterilizing
Implement policies and procedures in healthcare settings
Identify various types of infections and the preventive measures for each, including COVID-19