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Workshop: Infection Prevention and Control Education for Long-Term Care and Retirement Homes
Friday, April 25, 2014 08:30 am to 11:30 am
Venue: Niagara Region Public Health, Campbell East Building, Room CE 103, 2201 St. David’s Road, Thorold, ON
Infectious Diseases
City: Thorold
Format: In Person

​Stay vital, relevant and up-to-date in your infection prevention and control practice!  The Central South Infection Control Network (CSICN) is cohosting a half-day educational opportunity with the Haldimand-Norfolk Public Health Unit.  Topics of the sessions include the following:
 •Safe Management of Urinary Tract Infections
 •Top 10 IPAC Audit Items
 •Infection Prevention and Control Core Competency Education

Learning Objectives:

At the end of this session, participants will have a better understanding on how to distinguish asymptomatic bacterurias from symptomatic cases and be introduced to a preliminary auditing tool for their IPAC program within their home.


Virginia Tirilis, Network Coordinator, Central South Infection Control Network, Public Health Ontario
Andrea Iacurti, Infection Control Consultant, Central South Infection Control Network, Public Health Ontario
Representatives from Niagara Region Public Health Unit

Target Audience:

Retirement home and long term health care workers

Additional Information:

Public Health Ontario is committed to complying with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you require accommodations to participate in this event, or have any questions please contact Patricia Luis at or 866-681-4916.


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