Measles: What you should know
Low influenza vaccination rates among nursing home employees put residents at risk, study finds
What's new at APIC
Ebola and lessons learned: AC2015 opening keynote announced
Join experts from the CDC, University of Nebraska Medical Center, and Trinity Health this June in Nashville to hear how the Ebola episode can convince leaders about the value of infection prevention preparedness.
2015 APIC Awards: Place your nomination by February 16
The application period for the 2015 APIC Awards has been reopened. Please use this extended opportunity to spotlight the commitment and achievements of our profession’s most distinguished and accomplished clinicians worldwide.
Nationally recognized infection prevention expert to serve as 2015 APIC president
Mary Lou Manning, PhD, CRNP, CIC, FAAN, associate professor at the Thomas Jefferson University School of Nursing in Philadelphia, Pa., will serve as 2015 president of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC).
Advanced Practice and Project Management workshops open for registration
Registration is open for the 2015 Infection Prevention Academy, which now features two 1-day workshops in addition to the EPI 101, EPI 102, and ASC courses. The Spring Academy will be held March 16-21 in Seattle, WA.
American Journal of Infection Control—January 2015
- A decade of investment in infection prevention: A cost-effectiveness analysis
- Impact of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) multidimensional hand hygiene approach in 3 cities in Brazil
- Comparison of hand hygiene monitoring using the 5 Moments for Hand Hygiene method versus a wash in–wash out method
- Breakthrough bacteremia in the neonatal intensive care unit: Incidence, risk factors, and attributable mortality
Prevention Strategist—Winter 2014
APIC’s ongoing Ebola response
- Ebola prevention in Sierra Leone—an IP’s story
- 5 Moments for Hand Hygiene in the behavioral health setting: Can it be accomplished?
- Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Guidelines
- Access the 2014 Winter supplement: AHRQ Safety Program for Long-Term Care: CAUTI supplement