What’s New at APIC

APIC Announces new APIC® Program of Distinction designee

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital has earned the APIC® Program of Distinction designation for excellence in infection prevention and control (IPC). Learn more.

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APIC Offers New Bundled Learning Options

Get the most out of your training and development budget with APIC’s convenient and affordable learning bundles. We have taken our most popular products and combined them into powerful learning bundles.
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APIC thanks the IIPW Corporate Champions

Cardinal Health and Molnlycke have joined APIC in supporting International Infection Prevention Week this year, which takes place October 13-19. The theme for APIC’s annual awareness event is “Vaccines are Everybody’s Business.” Thanks for helping to make IIPW a success! Learn more about our Corporate Champions.

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Certification: The Defining Difference

APIC has launched its Certification: The Defining Difference campaign. This state-based legislative effort encourages new infection preventionists (IPs) to become certified in infection control. APIC showed a new video at #APIC2019 explaining the importance behind certification. Learn more

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Spotlight

Publications

Prevention Strategist—Fall 2019

10/04/2019

Highlights:

  • Capitol Comments: CMS long-term care requirements: Are you ready?
  • From Data to Decisions: Analysis of qualitative data
  • Reexamining the risks for peripheral vascular access device infection
  • Using case studies to improve HAI surveillance
  • Understanding infection risk in the mouth

American Journal of Infection Control—October 2019

09/27/2019

Highlights:

  • Health care workers’ perceptions and reported use of respiratory protective equipment: A qualitative analysis
  • Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus in the last two years: Health care workers still at risk
  • Acinetobacter baumannii can be transferred from contaminated nitrile examination gloves to polypropylene plastic surfaces
  • Variation in surface decontamination practices among Michigan child care centers compared to state and national guidelines
  • Evaluation of disinfectant efficacy against multidrug-resistant bacteria: A comprehensive analysis of different methods

Public Policy Updates

09/19/2019

Luminex Discontinues Zika Diagnostic Device

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09/19/2019

KRS Global Biotechnology Recalls All Products

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09/19/2019

Updated Guidance on Solid Waste Management

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