May 2012 webinars brought to you by Clean Spaces, Healthy Patients

Measuring Clean: Audit Tools and Practices – Philip Carling, MD
May 17, 2012 at 12 p.m. EDT

This webinar is part of the Association for the Healthcare Environment’s (AHE) 2012 educational lineup, provided complimentary as part of the Clean Spaces, Healthy Patients project. Join environmental expert and physician Dr. Phillip Carling as he takes us on a deep dive into the pristine waters of hygienic cleaning and measurement. Register now for this AHE webinar by contacting buildingbridges@apic.org for registration instructions.

Practical Tips for Understanding Research – Marilyn Hanchett RN, MA, CPHQ, CIC
May 24, 2012 at 2 p.m. EDT

APIC’s senior director, professional practice, Marilyn Hanchett, will share simple yet effective tips for understanding a scientific study and explain some of the most commonly reported statistics in these types of research articles. Examples will be presented that demonstrate the importance of research to environmental services (EVS) and strategies to move published evidence into actual use in healthcare settings. Register now.

APIC and AHE Members: Free
Non-Members: $149

APIC’s mission is to create a safer world through prevention of infection. The association’s more than 14,000 members direct infection prevention programs that save lives and improve the bottom line for hospitals and other healthcare facilities. APIC advances its mission through patient safety, implementation science, competencies and certification, advocacy, and data standardization. Follow APIC on Twitter: http://twitter.com/apic. The Twitter hashtag #APIC2012 will be used for the APIC 2012 Annual Conference.