In accordance with the infection control committee
, contact and droplet isolation precautions were taken in addition to known precautions during the AV epidemic and information tables related to these precautions were placed in the enterance of the unit and in different parts of the service (Table 3).
To a large extent, the new role of director of infection control is already carried out in the Coventry and Rugby hospitals by the chairman of the infection control committee
Then in 1944 the MRC advised that in every hospital an infection control committee
be established with representative doctors, nurses and administrators.
Dr Keith Struthers, a member of the infection control committee
at University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust, said: "While training continues to reach a large number of staff, actual practice of basic infection control remains very variable and there is a continuing need for senior staff - in particular, consultants - to be seen to lead a good example.
Matthew Goetz, infection control committee
chairman at the West Los Angeles VA.
Graphs can be obtained and examined by the infection control committee
to see where the problems lie and determine what measures must be taken to lower the infection rate.
Now there is a record of "Patients with infections," and the accompanying data are coded to indicate physician, hospital, or undetermined cause of a nosocomial infection, as decided by physicians on the Infection Control Committee
By following the practice of popping pills today, we may be creating a drug-resistant monster for tomorrow," says Dr Ashraf El Houfi, chairman of Dubai Hospital's infection control committee
He is credentialed and a member of the infection control committee
at all of the Ocala hospitals which include: MRMC, ORMC, WMCH and Kindred Hospital.
The Nosocomial Infection Control Committee
of the hospital was established in 1980 to identify pathogens causing nosocomial infections and to obtain and analyze antimicrobial susceptibility results of these pathogens from the hospital's clinical microbiology laboratory.
The issue will be discussed at the next meeting of its infection control committee
Others in the hospital support my efforts through membership on the infection control committee
, which has representatives from every medical specialty, nursing, nursing quality assurance, risk management, the laboratory, pharmacy, the operating room, and administration.