Infection Prevention & Control Program Safe Medication Administration & Sharps Safety Mobile App
The purpose of the Infection Prevention & Control Program:
How does it work?
Safe Medication Administration & Sharps Safety mobile is to supply guidelines that will serve as the basis for preventing transmission of infectious agents in health services. The app is a list of Safe Medication Administration & Sharps Safety specific infection related items that must be assessed during the on-site survey, in order to determine compliance with an Infection Control Program. Items are to be assessed by a combination of observation, interviews with hospital staff, patients and their family/support persons, review of medical records, and a review of any necessary infection control program documentation. The interviews should be performed with the most appropriate staff person(s) for the items of interest, as well as with patients, family members, and support persons.