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APIC

(Advanced Programmable Interrupt Controller) A circuit that handles the priority of interrupts in a computer. Designed to support symmetric multiprocessing (SMP), the APIC handles more interrupts and is more flexible than the programmable interrupt controller (PIC), which it replaced. See PIC and OpenPIC.
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Accordingly, no amount is recorded to APIC for the windfall of the current-year share-based compensation deductions, and thus there is no increase to the APIC pool that would be available to offset future shortfalls.
The partnership between APIC and CNSE also includes the potential for further R&D initiatives in the future, which may involve the location of additional APIC employees at CNSE's Albany NanoTech Complex.
Nyman and colleagues are interesting but also highlight the importance of application of these by infection preventionists, based on risk assessment at their affiliated facilities," said APIC 2011 President Russell Olmsted, MPH, CIC, Epidemiologist in Infection Prevention & Control Services, St.
He founded APIC Corporation in Los Angeles, California in 1999.
Product demonstrations will allow attendees at APIC to directly experience the reporting features of the DebMed GMS (TM)(Group Monitoring System), the world's first automated real-time group monitoring system to report hand hygiene compliance rates based on the WHO Five Moments.
This agreement between Neuland and APIC is an outstanding example of a win-win collaboration between companies that share many values and are complementary in terms of capabilities and markets served," said Dr.
Olmsted was elected President-Elect of APIC, a position he will hold until January 2011 at which time he will become APIC President.
Throughout my two decades in the infection prevention community, I have learned that awareness, education and best practice sharing are three pillars to reducing preventable infections," said Ruth Carrico, professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases at the University of Louisville School of Medicine and 2012 recipient of the Carole DeMille Achievement Award, the highest honor bestowed from APIC.
IIPW presents an opportunity to raise awareness about the important work of infection preventionists and the need for well-supported infection prevention departments," said APIC 2009 President Christine J.
As a full-service performance improvement company, APIC creates and implements behavior-based incentive and recognition programs for Fortune 500 companies, and delivers motivational solutions from start to finish including analysis, program design, communications, measurement, reinforcement, reporting, rewards, and administration.
Companies need to calculate the APIC pool only when they have a current-period shortfall.
The APIC 2012 Annual Conference, June 4-6 in San Antonio, is the most comprehensive infection prevention conference in the world, featuring more than 100 educational sessions and workshops led by top health experts.