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  • <i>C. difficile</i> rates highest in Northeast region, spring season

    C. difficile rates highest in Northeast region, spring season

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  • Roadmap for the Novice Infection Preventionist - now available

    Roadmap for the Novice Infection Preventionist - now available

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  • Attention media: Time to get your press credentials for APIC 2015

    Washington, May 5, 2015 – Nearly 5,000 healthcare professionals focused on infection prevention will gather in Nashville, Tennessee June 27-29 for the 42nd Annual Conference of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) to discuss lessons learned from the Ebola crisis and measles outbreak, hear from leading experts, and share best practices to address emerging infection prevention and control issues. Don't miss your chance to register as press.

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  • APIC and SHEA statement on FDA proposed rule on safety and effectiveness of healthcare antiseptic products

    Washington, April 30, 2015 – The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) and the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA) issued the following statement in response to release of a proposed rule by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) relative to healthcare antiseptic products.  

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  • APIC statement in support of the National Action Plan for Combating Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria

    Washington, DC, March 27, 2015—Today the Administration released a comprehensive plan that identifies critical actions to be taken by key Federal departments and agencies to combat the rise of antibiotic-resistant bacteria. The National Action Plan for Combating Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria outlines steps for implementing the National Strategy on Combating Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria and addressing the policy recommendations of the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST) report on Combating Antibiotic Resistance

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  • APIC announces recipients of Heroes Implementation Research Scholar Award program

    Creating bridges between infection prevention and other disciplines

    The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) announces the 2015-2016 recipients of the Heroes Implementation Research Scholar Award program. Two awards of up to $50,000 each were granted for a project period from January 1, 2015 to March 30, 2016.

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Public Policy Updates

  • 5/14/2015

    OSHA releases respiratory protection toolkit

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  • 5/6/2015

    Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority releases 2014 annual report

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  • 4/30/2015

    APIC leads diverse coalition in support of federal HAI and antibiotic resistance prevention efforts

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