Guide to Infection Prevention in EMS
Guide to Infection Prevention in EMS

APIC Implementation Guide

Sale! This guide provides an overview of infection prevention best practices for emergency medical services (EMS) system responders. Includes:
  • The role of infection prevention in patient and EMS system responder safety
  • Infection prevention standards, regulations, and best practices applicable to EMS setting
  • Overview of epidemiology and pathogenesis of communicable diseases in EMS setting
  • Instruction, examples, and tools to perform surveillance, develop an exposure control plan with post-exposure management, and conduct risk assessments
  • Emergency, disaster, and bioterrorism preparedness
  • Forms and templates for infection prevention education, training, and compliance monitoring

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Author: Janet Woodside, RN, MSN, COHN-S; Terri Rebmann, PhD, RN, CIC; Carolyn Williams, RN, BSN; Jeff Woodin
Publisher: APIC
Date of Publication: 2013
ISBN: 1-933013-54-0
Format: Print (paperback)
Non-member price: 15.00
Discounted member price: 10.00
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