Practical Guide Book for Hospital Infection Risk Assessment, Prevention & Control

by Basarkar Shishir
Jaypeedigital | Medical Ebooks


Share this page

Quick Overview
Author/Editor Basarkar Shishir
ISBN 9789352501144
Speciality Hospital Administration
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/12838
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2016
Pages 287
Book Type Professional
Chapter Name Size Page No
 

The book deals with the Practical Guide Book for Hospital Infection Risk Assessment, Prevention and Control”. The book is written by making an effort to getting in-depth knowledge about the risk assessment of infection and the precautions, governance and audit methodologies to make a comprehensive document. This edition of the book will try to fill the gap in the knowledge, attitude and practice in the area of infection prevention and control practices in every healthcare facility and also in clinics, nursing homes and students of medical, nursing and hospital management. This book provides charts and process flow diagrams to make the concept easy to understand. At the end, various supplements have been given which are covering various areas of infection prevention and control practices and these will help to be taken as ready-reckoner to understand the issues. This book is divided into four sections which comprise total 14 cases. The first section deals with the basics of infection risk assessment, prevention and control. The second section discusses the standard and transmission-based (additional) precautions. Section third focuses on the clinical governance and organizational support. Finally, section fourth discusses the infection prevention and control audit methodology.

Submit your review
  • 1 Star 2 Star 3 Star 4 Star 5 Star

Related Books

This book is an attempt to familiarize all medical and paramedical professionals with the importance of hospital waste management. Simplifies the subject by presenting each topic in short answers form so that each question is well understood. Provides line diagrams of complex processes and machines, thus making them easy to understand. Attempts have been mad...

Incorporates current techniques and practice of hospital administration and the management of its complications. Analyses the problems related to administration and provides the basis for designing and implementing a workable system based on the idea of development of human and organizational resources. This concise book stresses the practical aspect of the ...

Image07
Medical Audit Prakash Anjan

Quality of medical care denotes the degree of excellence of the care delivered. Evaluation of quality of care involves two basic concepts, firstly the quality of technical care i.e. adequacy of structure and procedure including diagnostic and therapeutic procedures and secondly the quality of the art of care, relating to the manner in which the care is provi...

Image07
Emergency Medical Service Systems: A Global Perspective Gupta Shakti Kumar, Kant Sunil, Singh Angel Rajan

The book explains the Emergency Medical Service (EMS) systems in various countries with their strategies, guidelines and developments. EMS system is a vast system in itself and requires conjoint functioning of many areas. There is a need to be standardization of processes, facilities and equipment to make sure that the complete system runs smoothly. Training...

Hospital acquired infections are becoming increasingly frequent across the world as the awareness of hospital infection, policies and implementation procedures are not well established in most of the hospitals. This attempt has been made with an object to meet the requirement of common infection control methodology for day-to-day need in each and every depar...

Image07
Corporate Hospital Culture and Communication Skill Naik Prafull Arunkant, Naik Nidhi Prafull

The book titled "Corporate Hospital Culture and Communication Skill" provides comprehensive knowledge about corporate hospital culture and soft skill. This book covers guidelines to practice hospital management; it also provides tips about hospital management, and with these, one can able to implement the same according to his/her requirements and needs. It ...

Image07
Disease Outbreak Management: Hospital Administrators’ Perspective Gupta Shakti Kumar, Kant Sunil, Sharma Jitendra Kumar

The Disease Outbreak Management - Hospital Administrators' Perspective depicts the importance of early identification of the cause and the source of disease outbreak that can limit the spread of the outbreak. An outbreak plan provides guidance on managing outbreaks of communicable disease in health facilities. Preparedness for prompt action to recognize an o...

Image07
Medical Audit Bhardwaj Deepali, Prakash Anjan

Quality of medical care denotes the degree of excellence of the care delivered. Evaluation of quality of care involves two basic concepts, firstly the quality of technical care, i.e. adequacy of structure and procedure including diagnostic and therapeutic procedures and secondly the quality of the art of care, relating to the manner in which the care is prov...