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Environment of Care & Infection Prevention & Control - A Partnership

Thursday, June 22, 2017 - Friday, June 23, 2017 - All Day Event

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The cross section of the environment of care and infection control is of utmost importance in the delivery of safe and effective high quality care. This unique program brought to you by the industry experts will help you gain an understanding of the intersection of the standards, identify the associated risks and how to address them, and provide insight into trends in both areas to improve your organization’s performance.


This seminar is an ideal opportunity for organizations to
build the relationship between environment of care and
infection control professionals. The following roles will
benefit from this event, with the added benefit of shared
understanding for multiple functions attending:

  • Facilities management professionals
  • Infection prevention professionals
  • Nurses
  • Environmental services leadership
  • Risk and accreditation managers
  • Quality managers and directors



During this 2-day seminar, environment of care and
infection control experts from The Joint Commission will
help you gain an understanding of how these two critical
areas need to work together. They will also discuss
how to build working relationships between infection
preventionists and facilities staff to promote compliance
with Joint Commission accreditation standards for EC
and IC, helping to improve outcomes and create a safer
environment for the delivery of quality care.

Topics covered include:

  • Safety and Infection Control
  • Built Environment
  • Hazardous Materials and Medical Equipment
  • Management
  • Utilities Management
  • Performance Monitoring & Staff Development



At the conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

  1. Identify the risks and the correlation between the environment of care (EC) and infection control (IC)
  2. Integrate the EC and IC Performance Monitoring and Staff Development standards into your organization’s practices
  3. Analyze the EC and IC trends to improve your organization’s performance

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The Joint Commission Conference Center
One Renaissance Blvd.
Oakbrook Terrace, IL, 60181

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