Association For Professionals In Infection Control And Epidemiology (APIC)


  • International Infection Prevention Week is Commemorated Across the U.S.
    WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Thousands of infection prevention and control professionals throughout the world will participate in week-long activities commemorating International Infection Prevention Week (IIPW) being held October 16-22, 2006, highlighting their daily dedication to ...More
    October 11, 2006 Posted in News
  • International Infection Prevention Week is Oct. 16-22, 2006
    International Infection Prevention Week (IIPW), being held Oct. 16-22, 2006, is an annual event that shines the spotlight on educating healthcare workers, healthcare administrators, legislators, and consumers about the importance of reducing the risk of infections. Held the ...More
    October 10, 2006 Posted in News
  • APIC to Conduct National MRSA Prevalence Study
    The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) announces a detailed strategy to combat methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). The initiative includes the launch of a national survey on this increasingly prevalent and virulent ...More
    August 15, 2006 Posted in News
  • As Seen at APIC 2006
    As Seen at APIC 2006 Professional Disposables International Professional Disposables International, the healthcare division of Nice-Pak Products, Inc., offers Chlorascrub™, a new and effective chlorhexidine gluconate (CHG) product. Chlorascrub is designed to be easy to use, ...More
    June 30, 2006 Posted in Articles
  • IC Calendar
    AUGUST 2006 1-31 National Immunization Awareness MonthSponsored by the National Partnership for Immunization (703) 836-6110 www.partnersforimmunization.org 8-10 EPI 101 courseSponsored by APIC Westin O’Hare, Rosemont, Ill.www.apic.org 13-16 Association for Healthcare ...More
    June 30, 2006 Posted in Articles
  • Infection Prevention Program of Tomorrow will be Focus of 2007 Futures Summit
    The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) announces it will undertake work to articulate the “Infection Prevention Program of Tomorrow” for its third Futures Summit, which will be held in early 2007. “We believe by positioning infection ...More
    June 30, 2006 Posted in News
  • Infection Control Today: Featured at APIC ‘06’
    “What is the most important way to fight the transmission of infectious agents in the healthcare environment, and through what kind of specifi c strategies can this be accomplished?” Leading up to the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology ...More
    June 1, 2006 Posted in Articles
  • Two Former Olean General Hospital Nurses Recognized by APIC
    Susan (Timme) Dolan, RN, MS, CIC, and Linda (Ruth) Greene, RN, MPS, CIC, former employees of Olean General Hospital, are among the 2006 Heroes of Infection Prevention named by the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) and Tyco ...More
    May 30, 2006 Posted in News
  • Second Annual APIC/JCR/Joint Commission Infection Prevention and Control Conference to Focus on ‘Managing MRSA: A Call to Action’
    WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The rapid spread of drug-resistant bacteria known as methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) will be the focus of a three-day discussion to examine best practices to combat this growing problem. “Managing MRSA: A Call to Action” is the theme ...More
    May 20, 2006 Posted in News
  • St. Paul ICP Recognized as “Hero” by APIC
    WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Helen Ahlbrecht, RN, GNP, CIC, of Partnering Care Senior Services in Saint Paul, Minn., is among the 2006 Heroes of Infection Prevention named by the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) and Tyco Healthcare/Kendall. ...More
    May 15, 2006 Posted in News