Connie Steed, RN, MSN, CIC
Greenville Hospital System
Greenville, South Carolina
Connie has held a number of APIC chapter offices and positions, including chapter president of two different chapters, chapter board member, recording secretary, Program Committee Chairman , Education Committee Chairman, Nominating Committee, Awards Committee Chairman, Bylaws Committee Chairman and Legislative Affairs Committee Chairman. She has also served on the APIC Membership Committee and the Governmental Affairs Committee. Connie has served on the South Carolina DHEC Hospital Infections Disclosure Act (HIDA) Advisory Committee as the state has experienced the enactment and implementation of public reporting laws. She serves as the HIDA Education Subcommittee Chairman. Connie is also serving on the CDC NHSN Work Steering Group and represents APIC on the NQF Steering Committee for the Surgical Endorsement Maintenance Project.
Connie has received recognition for her leadership and clinical achievements. She has authored several texts and abstracts and has been invited faculty at many conferences and education programs over the years. She also consults with healthcare organizations in the areas of occupational health and infection prevention and control.