Infection Prevention Control Ireland is a unified and professional group providing assistance and advice to empower those delivering care in all healthcare settings. IPCI members engage with healthcare service users and providers at national local and international levels to deliver care based on evidence and best practice.

Membership is open to individuals working within the healthcare setting with a particular interest in promoting infection prevention and control. Become a member by contacting secretary@ipcireland.ie.

Events

5th IPCIreland National Conference 2020

Another successful IPCIreland National Conference over, a big thank you to all our delegates, speakers, exhibitors for making it a wonderful educational day and a great networking opportunity. Date for your diary next year: 15th May 2020 for our 5th IPCIreland National conference. Kind regards Lenora Chair IPCIreland

Latest News

Surgical Attire Debate

An interesting article on surgical attire from Infection control Today https://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/healthcare-departments/surgical-attire-debate-continues-experts-weigh-evidence Common sense dictates that limiting surgical patients’ exposure to any reservoir that could harbor pathogenic organisms could help prevent surgical site infections (SSIs). Wearing proper surgical attire is a cornerstone of SSI prevention, yet there has been strident disagreement on some of the finer […]