Infection Prevention & Control Webinar
Online | Wednesday 27 September, 15:00
Free to attend
This webinar will focus on the basics of IPC, standard infection control precautions (SICPs) and transmission-based precautions.
Infection prevention and control (IPC) is a critical component of healthcare delivery and nurses play a crucial role in preventing and controlling the spread of infections within healthcare settings. This session is designed to provide nurses with the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively implement IPC measures and protect themselves and their patients from infection.
- Hand hygiene
- Respiratory hygiene/cough etiquette
- Sharps safety
- Safe injection practices
- Sterilization and disinfection of patient-care Items and devices
Personal protective equipment (PPE)
By the end of the session, participants will have a deeper understanding of the importance of IPC in healthcare, as well as practical strategies for implementing IPC measures in various healthcare settings.