This book is designed to help infection preventionists, other infection prevention control practitioners, and physical environment professionals collaborate to design, improve, and manage an infection prevention and control program that will protect patients, staff, and visitors from the threat of infection. Topics new to the fifth edition include expanded information on utility systems, including prevention of waterborne illness, and expanded information on planning for and managing infectious disease emergencies, including lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Spreading Knowledge. Preventing Infection.®
Association for Professionals in
Infection Control and Epidemiology, Inc.