What’s New at APIC

5 Second Rule – New Episode Available!

“Outbreaks: Don’t Panic!” features insight from Virginia epidemiologists about how outbreaks are investigated and the ways in which public health is working to keep communities safe from infectious diseases.
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APIC Offers Exclusive Member Savings Program

APIC membership connects you with the largest network of infection preventionists and IPC education. Now APIC members also have access to exclusive savings from national and international retailers.
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APIC Partners with BD in Offering Basics of Infection Prevention and Control

The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) has launched an effort to educate industry partners in infection prevention and control (IPC) and held a recent training in partnership with BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company), an APIC Strategic Partner, at its facility in Vernon Hills, Ill., on October 1 and 2.
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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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More Recent Announcements



Prevention Strategist—Winter 2019



  • A dialogue with IPs about career growth and change
  • Navigating conflict in organizations: From prevention to healing
  • Ten steps to manage communicable disease exposure and outbreaks
  • Thirty years of antimicrobial stewardship

American Journal of Infection Control—January 2020



  • Psychological safety and infection prevention practices: Results from a national survey
  • Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae: A retrospective review of treatment and outcomes in a long-term acute care hospital
  • Characteristics of nursing homes with comprehensive antibiotic stewardship programs: Results of a national survey
  • The importance of sampling technique and rinse water for assessing flexible gastrointestinal endoscope reprocessing: A 3-year study covering 59 centers
  • Bronchoscope-related Pseudomonas aeruginosa pseudo-outbreak attributed to contaminated rinse water

Public Policy Updates


Pneumonia Outbreak in China

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NHSN HAI Checklists Now Available

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CMS Issues Report on Improving Star Ratings

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