APIC announces Heroes of Infection Prevention award winners

Share on Facebook
The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology announced six recipients of the Heroes of Infection Prevention Award.


The award recognizes infection preventionists who have successfully reduced infection, raised awareness and improved the health and safety of patients and healthcare workers.

Sign up for our FREE E-Weekly for more coverage like this sent to your inbox!


Here are the winners:

•    Fiaz Ahamed, MBBS, MD, of Al Rass General Hospital in Al Rass, Saudi Arabia
•    Lita Jo Henman, MPH, CIC, of Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, Ohio
•    Dr. Sulaiman Al Habib Medical Group in Riyad, Saudi Arabia
•    Rose Gathigia Ngugi, ICN, RN of The Nairobi Hospital in Nairobi, Kenya
•    Sara Podczervinski, RN, MPH, CIC of Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
•    The University of Colorado Health Infection Prevention and Control Team in Aurora

More Articles on Quality:

Despite Guidelines, Antibiotics Prescribed at High Rate for Bronchitis
New Pathogen-Identification Method Leads to Cost Savings: Study
Kaiser South Sacramento Patients Potentially Exposed to Whooping Cough

© Copyright ASC COMMUNICATIONS 2014. Interested in LINKING to or REPRINTING this content? View our policies by clicking here.

 

New From Becker's Infection Control & Clinical Quality

QI projects at ASCs: What do they look like today?

Read Now