An infection report is a tool to assist in gathering information on the most common types of infection we see in our workplace. The reports and trends analysis helps to determine what we could have done differently to prevent an infection and/or prevent the spread of an infection. This module is designed to give an understanding of how infection reporting is handled in a homecare agency following the Accreditation Canada Standards. Material covered includes important key terms, infections to report, Accreditation Canada Regulation on Infection Reporting, reporting infections, and quality improvement initiative.
Home Health Care