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Publications

Prevention Strategist

Translate science into practice with Prevention Strategist, APIC’s signature magazine. This quarterly publication provides members with evidence-based strategies and practical guidance from leading experts to help prevent infection.


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  • <i>Prevention Strategist—Spring 2016</i>

    Prevention Strategist—Spring 2016

    3/18/2016

    Cover story: Inspiration for your infection prevention program

    Highlights:

    • Models of effective antimicrobial stewardship programs Open access
    • Collaborative problem solving and conflict resolution Open access
    • APIC 2016 sneak peek: Why IPs should think like “freaks” Open access 
    • The case for a horizontal approach: IPs share their success story for VRE and MRSA
    • Identifying the pathogen: Streptococcus pyogenes

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  • <i>Prevention Strategist—Winter 2015</i>

    Prevention Strategist—Winter 2015

    12/4/2015

    Cover story: Crosswalks to the literature: Endoscope reprocessing and CHG use

    Highlights:

    • Endoscope crosswalk: Critical guideline review Open access
    • CHG crosswalk: Critical guideline review Open access
    • Infection prevention emergencies on Friday at 4:30 p.m.
    • Engaging staff in infection prevention education 
    • Meet a CIC: Ida Lyn E. Benemerito Open access 
    • Improving processes using your animal nature

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  • <i>Prevention Strategist—Fall 2015</i>

    Prevention Strategist—Fall 2015

    9/21/2015

    Cover story: Thinking outside the box: IPs in action

    Highlights:

    • Sherlockian ability and teamwork uncover the Blue Bell listeria outbreak
    • An IP's guide to evaluating research Open access
    • IPs: Your message has been heard Open access
    • Preventing hospital-acquired pneumonia (HAP) outside of the ventilator-associated pneumonia bundle Open access
    • Infection prevention leadership: Leading with the heart Open access 

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  • <i>Prevention Strategist—Summer 2015</i>

    Prevention Strategist—Summer 2015

    6/19/2015

    Cover story: Lessons learned: Questions and concerns regarding safety of endoscopes and validity of manufacturer guidance

    Highlights:

    • Hand hygiene hurdles: How can we overcome them? Open access
    • Perspective from Australia—Routine culturing and surveillance of endoscopes
    • Infection prevention leadership: My personal journey Open access
    • Measles in the U.S.: Discussions with public health representatives Open access

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  • <i>Prevention Strategist—Spring 2015</i>

    Prevention Strategist—Spring 2015

    3/26/2015

    Cover story: The Roadmap for the Novice Infection Preventionist

    Highlights:

    • The Roadmap for the Novice Infection Preventionist Open access
    • Trending bugs: Measles, enterovirus D68, and norovirus
    • Faculty Voices: Spotlight on education—APIC’s new Infection Prevention Academy Open access
    • Infection preventionists and the art of storytelling: APIC 2015 closing plenary sneak peek Open access

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  • The Roadmap for the Novice Infection Preventionist

    The Roadmap for the Novice Infection Preventionist

    3/26/2015

    The Roadmap for the Novice Infection Preventionist provides tasks, knowledge, skills, abilities, and resources to take an infection preventionist from day 1 on the job through passing the Certification in Infection Prevention and Control (CIC®) exam.

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  • <i>Prevention Strategist—Winter 2014</i>

    Prevention Strategist—Winter 2014

    12/19/2014

    Cover story: APIC’s ongoing Ebola response Open access

    Highlights:

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  • <i>AHRQ Safety Program for Long-Term Care: CAUTI supplement—Winter 2014</i>

    AHRQ Safety Program for Long-Term Care: CAUTI supplement—Winter 2014

    12/18/2014

    This special supplement features the AHRQ Safety Program for Long-Term Care: CAUTI, including long-term care CAUTI prevention success stories, antibiotic stewardship and CAUTI management, meet the AHRQ Safety Program for Long-Term Care: CAUTI national faculty, and much more. Entire issue is open access.

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  • <i>Prevention Strategist—Fall 2014</i>

    Prevention Strategist—Fall 2014

    10/1/2014

    Cover story: The emerging threats issue

    Highlights:

    • Ebola guidance from the CDC Open access
    • Antibiotic resistance: CRE Open access
    • MERS-CoV: What you need to know
    • Cultivating relationships with microbiologists and executives Open access

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  • <i>Prevention Strategist—Summer 2014</i>

    Prevention Strategist—Summer 2014

    5/29/2014

    Cover story--West Virginia water contamination crisis: Implications for infection prevention

    Highlights:

    • The new CDC methodology and the pursuit of an updated guidance for SSI prevention
    • VAP
    • Antibiotic resistance policy initiatives

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