The Preventionist

Infection Prevention for Long-term Care Nurses

The Surveillance Program in Long-term Care

The acronym ICP (Infection Control Practitioner) is typically used to refer to the Infection Control Nurse in long-term care. In the past, the term Nosocomial Infection was used to describe facility acquired infections; the newer term, Healthcare-associated Infections (HAI) is in use by Preventionists now. In our last post we discussed many of the duties […]

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