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Environmental services

Exposure to germs in the environment can lead to illness in both patients and healthcare professionals. Environmental infection prevention and control strategies can effectively prevent healthcare-associated infections. This page contains environmental infection prevention resources and education for both healthcare professionals and consumers.

The following links are APIC and external resources on environmental services for healthcare professionals.

Implementation guides and tools

Education & training

APIC offers a comprehensive collection of clinical education and professional development programs. The following resources are educational opportunities related to environmental services. Visit the Education & Certification page for more educational opportunities.

AJIC articles

Search the American Journal of Infection Control website for more articles on environmental services. To access these articles, you need to first login to the APIC website. Additionally, you can search the AJIC website for articles from the Environmental Hygiene Article Collection.

External resources

The following links are APIC and external resources on environmental services and infection prevention for consumers.

APIC

External resources