Invitation to join
Through its annual “Infection Prevention and You” campaign, APIC mobilizes resources to increase awareness of infection prevention as critical to public health and patient safety.
APIC invites you to become a campaign Champion, which will not only allow you to join forces with APIC to increase infection prevention awareness but also demonstrate your company’s commitment to infection prevention, patient safety, and public health.
- The 2017 theme for International Infection Prevention Week is “Antibiotic Resistance.”
- The 2016 theme for International Infection Prevention Week was“Break the Chain of Infection.” APIC spread the message about how the public and healthcare professionals can help “Break the Chain of Infection” in healthcare settings and in the community.
As a Champion, you will also receive promotional materials and other resources to help you spread the infection prevention message. The promotional toolkit includes the following information:
- About IIPW
- How to get involved in IIPW
- Sample social media posts
- Sample newsletter
- Sample press release
- Activity ideas