Public Policy Agenda

Advocacy Toolkit 

The Voice For Infection Prevention Public Policy Agenda

To assist infection preventionists in their advocacy activities with policymakers at the state and federal level, we have developed this comprehensive policy agenda which includes a summary of our current policy positions. In addition, we have also included summaries on a variety of key issues to help prepare you with meetings with policymakers. 

Access the Public Policy Agenda which includes information on the following issues:

• APIC's Federal funding priorities
• Elimination of healthcare-associated infections
• Antibiotic resistance
• Antibiotic stewardship
• Mandatory influenza vaccination for healthcare personnel
• Using data and information technology to help prevent
   healthcare-associated infections 

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