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Infection Prevention and Control
Infection Prevention and Control
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Course Director: Dr Zeena Al MaskriCourse Director: Dr. Mubarak Al-Yaaqubi

Infection Prevention and Control


Description:

Infection prevention and control (IPC) is one of the crucial concerns in today’s health care system. It is considered as an essential standard of quality and safety for all health care facilities. Performing infection prevention and control measures within the healthcare services is vital to provide safe and effective care.

Objectives:


  • Identify new and emerging infections

  • Classify healthcare-associated infections and management strategies

  • Cite the types of multi-drug resistant organisms commonly encountered in health centers and hospitals

  • Recount the methods and tools available for personal protection from infection and how to prevent transmission between patients

  • Demonstrate correct methods of donning, doffing and disposal of personal protective equipment and of handwashing.


Target: Residents

Duration: 3-4 hours