Association For Professionals In Infection Control And Epidemiology (APIC)


  • Largest National U.S. Healthcare Facility MRSA Study Reveals Infection Rates Eight Times Greater Than Previous Estimates
    SAN JOSE, Calif. -- The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) today released initial results from a nationwide study of 1,237 U.S. healthcare facilities, examining the prevalence of Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), a ...More
    June 25, 2007 Posted in News
  • Infection Prevention Systems Launches New Handwashing Technology at APIC Annual Meeting
    GLENDORA, Calif. -- Infection Prevention Systems, Inc. (IPS), a healthcare technology company, will launch the Clean Hands Infection Prevention System (CHIPS) at the 2007 annual meeting of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control (APIC) to be held in San Jose, ...More
    June 22, 2007 Posted in News, Hand Hygiene
  • Calendar
    May 2007 1 APIC Grand Rounds: A Call to Action — Elimination of MRSA TransmissionNew York City www.apic.org JUNE 2007 9-14 National Education Conference on Infection Prevention and ControlSponsored by the Community and Hospital Infection Control Association (CHICA) of ...More
    May 1, 2007 Posted in Articles
  • APIC Needs Your Help in Contacting Congress to Support the National Immunization Program
    The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) is asking its members to petition Congressmembers to increase funding for the National Immunization Program at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), otherwise known as "section ...More
    April 2, 2007 Posted in News
  • Pursuing Perfection and Making a Business Case for Infection Prevention
    Our newest online monthly poll asks, “Do you know how to make an effective business case for infection control and prevention to your hospital administrator?” So far, it’s an overwhelming “No,” with more than 70 percent of respondents indicating they are not able to make ...More
    April 2, 2007 Posted in Articles
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    MARCH 2007 6 APIC Grand Rounds: A Call to Action -- Elimination of MRSA TransmissionSt. Louis www.apic.org 10-15 Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN) annual meetingOrlando, Fla.www.aorn.org 27 APIC Grand Rounds: A Call to Action -- Elimination of MRSA ...More
    March 1, 2007 Posted in Articles, Disinfection & Sterilization
  • 2007 Infection Prevention Heroes Calendar Recognizes APIC Members
    WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The second annual “Heroes of Infection Prevention” Calendar recognizing infection prevention and control professionals and epidemiologists from throughout the world has been released by the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and ...More
    February 1, 2007 Posted in News
  • Calendar
    FEBRUARY 2007 6 APIC Grand Rounds: A Call to Action -- Elimination of MRSA TransmissionPhiladelphia www.apic.org MARCH 2007 6 APIC Grand Rounds: A Call to Action -- Elimination of MRSA TransmissionSt. Louis www.apic.org 10-15 Association of periOperative Registered Nurses ...More
    February 1, 2007 Posted in Articles
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    JANUARY 2007 24-26ICT Conference on Professional DevelopmentProduced by ICT and Virgo Publishing, LLC Hampton Inn, Las Vegas www.ictconference.com FEBRUARY 2007 6APIC Grand Rounds: A Call to Action — Elimination of MRSA TransmissionPhiladelphia www.apic.org MARCH 2007 6APIC ...More
    January 2, 2007 Posted in Articles
  • Calendar
    DECEMBER 2006 1 World AIDS DaySponsored by the Joint United Nations Program on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) www.unaids.org/en/default.asp 5-711th Congress on Infectious DiseasesKimberly-Clark corporate headquarters Roswell, Ga.http://www.aorn.org/events/infect_diseases/ JANUARY 2007 ...More
    November 30, 2006 Posted in Articles