International Infection Prevention Week (IIPW) is finally here! Are you ready to celebrate all the hard work you have put in this year?The 2018 IIPW theme is Protecting Patients Everywhere, and APIC has planned activities to celebrate this important public awareness initiative. Follow APIC on Facebook and Twitter for the most up-to-date content.
More resources to help members plan and execute a successful IIPW, including polls, quizzes, games, eCards, and other interactive activities.
APIC will host a Twitter chat on Tuesday, October 16 at 12 PM ET to discuss how healthcare providers, patients, and others can prevent infections throughout the continuum of care. Follow @APIC on Twitter and use the hashtag (#IIPWChat) to join.
Activities that are already available:
Download the new Protecting Your Patients infographic. This new poster will help you teach healthcare professionals the top ways to prevent infections and keep their patients safe. All downloadable materials from the Infection Prevention and You website are print-ready and free.
Shop logo merchandise (Merchandise with dates and new merchandise will be updated by the end of the summer).