McGeer’s Definitions of Infection for Surveillance in Long-term Care Facilities, written in 1991, has been revised and will be published sometime in September of 2012, (Am J Infect Control. 1991 Feb; 19(1):1-7 )
APIC (Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology) is the Infection Preventionist’s National Professional Organization. In case you haven’t become a member or visited theThe APIC websitethere is a new Infection Prevention educational training class; Continuing the Care , Infection Prevention in the long-term Care Setting. This class could be just what you need to find the educational support necessary to carry out your role as Infection Control Nurse, Infection Preventionist or Staff Developer, in your LTC facility.