Key Knowledge Points

  • Eight components of IPC Program: IPC program, guidelines, education/training, surveillance, monitoring/audit/feedback, multimodal improvement strategies (MMIS), workload/staffing/bed occupancy, built environment/material/equipment
  • Five key elements of MMIS include: System change/build, train, monitor, communicate/reminder and culture change/support
  • Five elements of the stepwise IPC program implementation: prepare, baseline assessment, plan and execute, evaluate and sustain aimed at minimum requirements for IPC program

Practical activity (15 minutes): Review the status of IPC program for each of the 8 components at your level (national, sub-national, facility)

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