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Infection Prevention in Aging Populations Across Healthcare Spectrum: from Hospital to Community Institutions


Topic Infection Prevention in Aging Populations Across Healthcare Spectrum: from Hospital to Community Institutions
Course Type Workshop
Content
Please refer to Programme Outline
Date 27 January 2016 - 28 January 2016
Venue Lecture Theatre, G/F Centre for Health Protection, 147C Argyle Street, Kowloon
Organizer Infection Control Branch, Centre for Health Protection
Target Group Doctors, nurses and healthcare workers of related specialties including Infectious Disease, Infection Control, Microbiology, Internal Medicine and Geriatrics
Doctors, nurses and healthcare workers of Geriatric Assessment Team, Community Nursing Team of Hospital Authority, Centre for Health Protection, Elderly Health Services of the Department of Health, Licensing Office of RCHE, Licensing Office of RCHD of the Social Welfare Department and Residential Care Homes of Elderly
Speakers

Topic

Speaker

27th January 2016 am Session 1: MDRO in Long Term Care Facilities

MDROs in Residential Care Homes of Elderly in Hong Kong

Dr. Vincent Cheng

Epidemiology of MDRO in Long Term Care Facilities (epidemiology, risk factors, impacts)

Prof. Lindsay E. Nicolle

27th January 2016 am Session 2: Control of MDRO Across Healthcare Spectrum

MDRO in Long Term Care Facilities: forming networks to control the problem (transmission between acute hospital and long term care facilities, gaps in dealing with the problem in LTCFs)

Prof. Suzanne F. Bradley

Implementing Multicomponent strategies to prevent MDROs in Hospitals and Community Institutions

Prof. Lona Mody

27th January 2016 pm Session 1: MDRO for Specific Patient Groups

MDROs: Defining High Risk Populations

Prof. Lona Mody

Issues in the detection of multi-drug resistant G (-) organisms

Prof. Suzanne F. Bradley

27th January 2016 pm Session 2: Control of MDROs and Outbreaks

Antibiotics Stewardship Programs

Prof. Lindsay E. Nicolle

Multi-faceted Approaches to MDRO Outbreak Control 

Prof. Suzanne F. Bradley

28th January 2016 am Session 1: Infection Control Standard and Monitoring in Long Term Care Facilities I

Infection Prevention Programs in Long-term and Post-acute Care Facilities: Overarching Principles

Prof. Lona Mody

Infection Control Guidelines and Programs for Residential Care Homes in Hong Kong

Dr. Chen Hong

Performance of Infection Control in Hong Kong

Dr. Tonny Ng

28th January 2016 am Session 2: Infection Control Standard and Monitoring  in Long Term Care Facilities II

MDRO Control and Performance Improvement in LTCF: Guidance from the USA

Prof. Suzanne F. Bradley

Guideline Approach in Canada and European countries

Prof. Lindsay E. Nicolle

28th January 2016 pm Session 1: Infection Control Standard and Monitoring  in Long Term Care Facilities III

Surveillance Practices and Monitoring in Long-term Care Facilities

Prof. Lona Mody

Culture, behavior and human factors – beyond the bundle for improvement

Prof. Lindsay E. Nicolle

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Published at 2016-03-04
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