September 14, 2006
Date: September 22, 2006
Location: Landry's Seafood
Restaurant in Henderson.
Time: 11:00 am - 1:00
Program: Institute of
Healthcare Improvement VAP and Central Line Bundles
Speaker: Belinda Kay Johnson,
RN, BSN, Masters in Psychology, ICU director CHRISTUS/St. Patrick
CDC Control of TB in Healthcare Facilities
2005 CDC quideline for
Prevention of TB in Healthcare Facilities
FOR INFORMATION ABOUT
PANDEMIC FLU - visit the APIC National Website.
Keep up with guidelines
and information regarding pandemic flu and Avian Flu.
Firemarshall issues final interpretation regarding the use of alcohol
handhygiene products in hallways and patient rooms.Louisiana
State Firemarshal's Final Interpretative Letter
REPORTING OF INFECTIONS
states now require mandatory reporting of health-care infections.
Learn more about this issue.
| Mandatory Reporting Includes new CDC, HICPAC Mandatory
Reporting Guidance Document.
GUIDANCE DOCUMENT FOR MEMBERS
issues comment on Mandatory N-95 Fit-testing Prohibition for 2005
memo on prohibition of enforcement of TB mask fitting
The link to the OSHA General Respiratory Protections standard.
OF PUBLIC HEALTH INFECTIOUS DISEASE EPIDEMIOLOGY SECTION PUBLISHES
2003 revision of MRSA GUIDELINE
OPH - Infectious Disease Epidemiology Program
this web page select MRSA Guideline 2003.
ABOUT APIC RIVER REGION CHAPTER on the members page