The infection control nurse
was not amused; she suggested in a manner defying reply that I was breaching infection control principles by my theatrical vagrancy.
It was thought up by infection control nurses
Sarah Mimmack and Laura Ludman at the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital, in Bristol Road South, Northfield, which have helped the trust have such low figures of MRSA and C.
At Walker Senior Services in Minneapolis, Infection Control Nurse
Carla Mackedanza conducted a pilot study to determine which type of containers staff accepted and used more readily and how many might be needed.
The hospital had a medical records department, a staff of utilization coordinators, and an infection control nurse
before the profile system was established and added a quality assurance/risk management coordinator shortly after it began to develop the physician practice profiles.
This book also outlines the role of the medical consultant, consultant nurse/ specialist infection control nurse
, hospital matron, ward link nurse, ward sister, staff nurse, trust management etc to give a strategic overview of the management and organisation needed in terms of roles and responsibilities in relation to infection control.
I became an infection control nurse
in 1995 and went to work at Pontefract General Infirmary and then St James's Hospital in Leeds before returning back to the trust in 1999.
Infection control nurse
Kate Prevc said: "Cleaning your hands is vitally important when people come to hospital so we can keep the spread of infections like MRSA down.
Senior infection control nurse
Carmel Edwards said: "Cards and cuddly toys are lovely but they can get in the way of regular cleaning.
Cards and cuddly toys are lovely but they can get in the way of the regular and thorough cleaning that takes place daily in our hospitals," said Senior Infection Control Nurse
Infection control nurse
Angela Williams used a UV light "glow bug" to teach young patients at Heartlands Hospital how important it is to clean their hands thoroughly.
Liz Walters, a senior infection control nurse
for Gwent Healthcare NHS Trust, said, "We won't be out of the woods until March or April.
Viv Atkinson, lead infection control nurse
at the hospital, added: "The use of alcohol gel doesn't replace soap and water and staff will still use traditional methods of hand washing as well.