Events and Resources

October 2018

Please see the flyer below for details about the next ACIPC Vic SIG event to be held Wednesday 17th October 2018.

Dr Paul Johnson is our guest speaker and he will be discussing the recently published paper “Increasing tolerance of hospital Enterococcus faecium to handwash alcohols” of which he is a co-author. Come and find out what the broader implications are for infection control.

The paper can be found at: Science Translational Medicine 01 Aug 2018: Vol. 10, Issue 452, eaar6115

Please RSVP to donna.cameron@unimelb.edu.au by Monday 15th October 2017.

Note places are limited.   ACIPC Victorian SIG Flyer

 

 

December 2017 

 ACIPC Victorian SIG flyer

Sally Havers, PHD Candidate Queensland University of Technology – From policy to practice: implementation of aseptic technique programs in response to a national infection control policy 

September 2017 

Notice of meeting

Presentation from Katherine Williams, Infection Prevention and Control Monica Guest,  Nurse Unit Manager 6SW Melbourne Health – The CPE Transmission Risk Area (TRA) experience • What does being designated a TRA entail? • What are some of the pitfalls of contact tracing and being ‘labelled’ a TRA? 

June 2017 

Notice of meeting 

Presentation from Robyn Hudson, Director Clinical Engagement, Safer Care Victoria, June 2017 – Targeting zero – supporting the Victoria hospital system to eliminate avoidable harm and strengthen quality of care

March 2017 

Inaugural ACIPC Victorian SIG – Notice of meeting

ACIPC Victorian SIG March 2017 ‐ Meeting notes 

Presentation from Louise Hobbs The Isolated Patient Journey in Victoria

Resources: 

Peninsula Health_Multi Resistant Organism RIOT scale

Vic EPA_Clinical and related waste operational guidance

 

Are you an ACIPC Member based in Victoria?

Would you like to join the VIC Special Interest Group?

Please email admin@acipc.org.au and we will add you to the group!