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CMC Vellore announces Short Term Course 2015 on Hospital Infection Control

The Nursing Superintendent’s Office and the Hospital Infection Control Committee will be conducting a 6 day Short Term Course for Nurses on Hospital Infection Control. Applications are invited from Nursing personnel serving in Mission Hospitals.

The Short term Course is open to first 20 applicants only on a ‘First Come First Serve” basis. The registration closes on the 19th of January 2015 or when the number of applications reach 20.

Registration Fee

The registration fee is Rs.5000/- other than boarding & lodging charges. Help will be provided to arrange for food & accommodation, if in formed earlier.

To register, please call the contact number & give your name. Then fill in the Registration form, enclose a Demand Draft payable at Vellore for Rs.5000/- (Five Thousand only) in favour of ‘CMC Vellore Association’ and send the Registration form & DD before 19.01.2015 to:

Short Term Course ( STC) on Hospital Infection Control ( HIC) Scientific Session

DAY-1st & 2nd FEB 2015

History & trends in infection control

Transmission of infections in Health care settings: The chain of infection

Epidemiology of Healthcare Associated infections

Universal precautions and its Components

Isolation precautions

  • Contact
  • Droplet
  • Airborne

Hand Hygiene – Barriers & solutions

Practical demonstration: Hand-hygiene, Universal precautions

DAY-2nd & 3rd FEB 2015

Bundle care approach

Prevention of surgical site infection

Bundle care for surgical site infections

Preventing blood stream infections

Bundle care for CBSI

Control of ventilator associated Pneumonia in ICU

VAP Bundle care

Preventing UTI

Prevention of UTI – Bundle

Role of sterilization and disinfection In hospitals

Issues related to planning and operation of CSSD

DAY-3rd & 4th FEB 2015

Epidemiology of drug resistant organisms in India

Antimicrobial stewardship role of Nurses

Biomedical waste management

Handling of mercury & E-waste

Guidelines form pollution control Board

DAY-4th & 5th FEB 2015

Approach to an epidemic/Outbreak Investigation

Surveillance of HCAI – practical session

Infection control in OR

Infection control among patients with prosthetic implants

Visit to OR & Joint Replacement Rooms

Hands – on training in Clinical areas

DAY-5th & 6th FEB 2015

Needle stick injury and prevention : Case Discussion

Infection control among Hematology and oncology patients


Infection control among patients with MATH V & MDRO

Setting up infection control program in your facility

Audits in Infection control

Hygiene rounds

DAY-6th & 7th FEB 2015

Quality in infection control

Application of Bundle care approach

Group activities & Planning session

Contact address :

Dr. Jayarani Premkumar Nursing Superintendent, Nursing Service Office, Christian Medical College,

Vellore, Tamil Nadu – 632 004

Email : [email protected], [email protected]

Contact number : 9367985366, 9367985090