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Publications

Prevention Strategist

Translate science into practice with Prevention Strategist, APIC’s signature magazine. This quarterly publication provides members with evidence-based strategies and practical guidance from leading experts to help prevent infection.


Brian Agnes: Naylor, LLC
Direct: 770-810-6979
bagnes@naylor.com  
 

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Prevention Strategist—Spring 2019

12/14/2018                                         

The IP's Role in the Future

   
 

Prevention Strategist—Winter 2018

12/14/2018                                         

Quality Improvement and Infection Prevention

 
   

Prevention Strategist—Fall 2018

9/24/2018                                         

Implementation Science

 

 

Prevention Strategist—Summer 2018

5/25/2018                                         

Disaster and Emergency Management

 

Prevention Strategist—Spring 2018

3/20/2018

New Insights                                                 

  

Prevention Strategist—Winter 2017

12/20/2017

The Leadership Issue                                 


   


  • <i>Prevention Strategist—Summer 2011</i>

    Prevention Strategist—Summer 2011

    7/1/2011

    Cover story: While CLABSI rates have been declining in the U.S., new studies suggest that an expanded approach may be necessary to achieve even greater success.

    Highlights:

    • The HAI consumer awareness movement is effecting change in the infection prevention profession, making transparency of quality healthcare a priority for all. 
    • Understand how to use national momentum to accelerate action and engage leadership.(Column from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
    • St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital created an international training model that has inspired many to achieve what was once perceived as impossible: preventing infections in resource-limited countries.
    • New Orleans’ Northshore hospitals collaborate to prevent and treat surgical site infections.
    • The new consensus surrounding sterilization: Understanding the shift from “flash” sterilization to “immediate-use” sterilization.

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  • <i>Prevention Strategist—Spring 2011</i>

    Prevention Strategist—Spring 2011

    4/1/2011

    Cover story: Understanding the hospital readmission problem can produce a successful transition from hospital to home.

    Highlights:

    • As new and intensified demands are placed on IPs, there is a rapidly escalating need to apply research and influence evidence-based changes via implementation science.
    • Dr. Brahm Marjadi’s seven-month trek across rural Indonesia helped improve infection prevention standards in his region.
    • Connecticut Children’s Medical Central lowers infection rates by elevating infection prevention to an institution-wide initiative.
    • A Georgia hospital’s “amazing” NICU initiatives are keeping premature babies healthy and safe, while raising the bar in infection prevention.

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  • <i>Prevention Strategist—Winter 2010</i>

    Prevention Strategist—Winter 2010

    12/1/2010

    Cover story: Infection Prevention and Quality Improvement—A Look Back, A Look Ahead

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  • <i>Prevention Strategist—Fall 2010</i>

    Prevention Strategist—Fall 2010

    10/1/2010

    Cover story: VALUABLE LESSONS—Flu Survey Finds Mixed Preparedness in Preventing and Addressing the Spread of Infection

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  • <i>Prevention Strategist—Summer 2010</i>

    Prevention Strategist—Summer 2010

    7/1/2010

    Cover story: HAI Lawsuits: Preventing a “Perfect Storm”

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  • <i>Prevention Strategist—Spring 2010</i>

    Prevention Strategist—Spring 2010

    3/1/2010

    Cover story: A Door to the Future—Can a fresh approach in the C-suite save lives and money?

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  • <i>Prevention Strategist—Winter 2009</i>

    Prevention Strategist—Winter 2009

    12/1/2009

    Cover story: ALERT! A hemorrhagic fever case puts IPs on the front lines at a U.S. Army hospital

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  • <i>Prevention Strategist—Summer 2009</i>

    Prevention Strategist—Summer 2009

    7/1/2009

    Cover story: When things go wrong—Just Culture promotes compassion and education to reduce medical errors

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  • <i>Prevention Strategist—Winter 2008</i>

    Prevention Strategist—Winter 2008

    12/1/2008

    Cover story: Desiging a cleaner future

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  • <i>Prevention Strategist—Spring 2008</i>

    Prevention Strategist—Spring 2008

    3/1/2008

    Inaugural issue

    Highlights:

    • Staff-Driven Cultural Transformation Diminishes MRSA
    • When Animals Visit Patients: Reducing the Risk of Disease Transmission
    • Make Needlestick Safety Personal – and Protect Staff
    • Reaching Out to a New Generation of ICPs

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