Infection prevention & Control

Description :

Infections, particularly known as ‘healthcare-acquired infections’ which means that patients/clients acquire the infection while receiving care from health services. This is one of the biggest challenges facing health services throughout the world. There are many kinds of infections that patients/clients can acquire while accessing health care services. Some of the infection control practices include hand hygiene, prevention of surgical site infections, Infection control standard, contact, droplet and airborne precautions and quarantine of contacts.

  • Disinfection and sterilization
  • Environmental infection control
  • Hand hygiene
  • Isolation precautions