IP&C in non acute settings

Carolyn Chenoweth1 1Fresenius Medical Care, Payneham Dialysis Clinic, 2 Portrush Road, Payneham SA 5070. carolyn.chenoweth@fmc-asia.com   Haemodialysis is full of contradictions: acute care delivered in a non-acute setting; long term patients in a day procedure centre; isolation treatments for patients...
  • August 28, 2017
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Ms Kylie Robb Infection Control Consultant, Australian Dental Association (NSW Branch)   This presentation will reveal interesting infection prevention and control trends and discuss relevant strategies that have been implemented to improve the quality and safety of care provided to...
  • August 24, 2017
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Professor Patricia Stone Across the United States there are over 1 million elderly persons living in the 15,700 nursing homes on any given day. These vulnerable residents are particularly susceptible to infections due to multiple reasons. A cross-sectional survey of...
  • August 22, 2017
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Dr Noleen Bennett VICNISS Co-ordinating Centre/ National Centre for Antimicrobial Stewardship, Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity 792 Elizabeth St, VIC 3000 Noleen.Bennett@mh.org.au   The emergence of potentially untreatable multi-drug resistant organisms (MDROs) represents a serious threat in Australia....
  • August 21, 2017
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