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IPC specialists to support Ebola Recovery

Infection prevention and control (IPC) is universally acknowledged as a vital component of a comprehensive approach to patient and healthcare worker safety, quality improvement, and improved health outcomes. The evolving landscape of emerging infectious diseases necessitates increased awareness and attention to IPC. A strong health system, which includes a culture and infrastructure of IPC, such as improved hygiene conditions, appropriate use and availability of personal protective equipment (PPE), and improved healthcare waste management, will equip governments and communities to respond to and manage outbreaks, and will prevent the spread of infectious diseases including healthcare-associated infections (HAI). The 2014 Ebola virus disease outbreak in West Africa accelerated efforts to strengthen health systems. WHO is calling for IPC specialists to support Ebola Recovery

IPC specialists to support Ebola Recovery

IPC specialists to support Ebola Recovery

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Posted by admin - October 5, 2015 at 4:23 pm

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