In recognition of the important role that professionals, clinicians, consumers and industry partners play in infection prevention, Kimberly-Clark formed a partnership with the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) as a "Champion" for International Infection Prevention Week (IIPW), October 14-20.
What does IP stand for?
IP stands for Infection Prevention
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We have 112 other meanings of IP in our Acronym Attic
- Industrial Park
- Industrial Policy
- Industrial Production
- Industrial Property
- Industrial Protocol
- Industry Pack
- Industry Practice
- Industry Promotion
- Infantry Portal (Natural Selection computer game)
- Infected Premises (US FEMA)
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The Australasian College of Infection Prevention and Control (ACIPC) was recently established as the "peak" professional body for infection prevention in Australia.
Like most improvements in care, infection prevention requires investment--which can be difficult to obtain in our increasingly cost-constrained delivery system.
Why it's done The risk assessment is an evaluation of the characteristics and resources of the current infection prevention program.
She said: "Our infection prevention control team is very passionate about this area and I couldn't have achieved these results without their support and outstanding implementation of infection control protocols.
AT THE OCTOBER 2009 NANB Board of Directors meeting, two (2) new practice guidelines: Working with Unregulated Care Providers and Infection Prevention and Control were approved.
They will be providing specialist infection prevention and control advice, audits, training and support to local nursing and residential home owners to ensure that the risk of infection to service users, staff and visitors is reduced.