Infection Prevention Guide to Long-Term Care, 2nd edition
Infection Prevention Guide to Long-Term Care, 2nd edition
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Infection Prevention Guide to Long-Term Care, 2nd Edition is a completely updated, in-depth reference that will guide the infection preventionist through creating and implementing a comprehensive long-term care infection prevention program. Updated to help practitioners navigate the new regulatory environment, it is intended to provide strategies that are unique to this practice setting.

Highlights include:

  • regulatory compliance
  • antimicrobial stewardship (NEW!)
  • water management programs to prevent waterborne diseases (NEW!)
  • surveillance, epidemiology, and reporting
  • emergency and disaster preparedness
  • assessments an interventions to prevent the most commonly occurring infections in long-term care
  • occupational health, immunization programs, and staff education
  • environmental services, including emerging technologies for cleaning and disinfection
  • interdisciplinary team collaboration

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Editors: Janet Nau Franck, MBA, BSN, CIC, FAPIC
Mandy Bodily-Bartrum, DNP, MPH, RN, CIC, FAPIC
Publisher: APIC
Date of Publication: 2019
ISBN: 978-1-933013-74-9
Format: Print (If you are interested in the digital [PDF] version of this product, please click here.)
Non-member price: 149.00
Discounted member price: 119.00
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