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Advanced Certificate in Infection Prevention and Control Edition II

4/5
  • Comprehensive coverage of nosocomial infections and advanced epidemiological aspects
  • Get enabled to head the infection prevention department in your hospital
  • Implement the best practices of IPC in your settings
  • Videos and real-life case studies allow active learning
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Advanced Certificate in Infection Prevention and Control Edition II
4/5
Key Features
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    Comprehensive coverage of nosocomial infections and advanced epidemiological aspects
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    Get enabled to head the infection prevention department in your hospital
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    Implement the best practices of IPC in your settings
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    Videos and real-life case studies allow active learning
  •  Course Duration
    1 month
  •  Next Batch Date
    2nd Aug 2021
13,000*

*Statutory taxes and levies not included. Taxes will be applied on checkout. Rates may vary based on management discretion.

Course Description

The Advanced Certificate in Infection Prevention and Control is an advanced program aimed at health professionals in or considering a career in the field of infection prevention and control. In this course, you will understand the basic concepts of epidemiological investigation of healthcare-associated infections (HAIs), antimicrobial resistance and stewardship, methods of preventing HAIs, and the best practices in IPC. By the end of this course, you should be able to apply the learnings from the course to the implementation of IPC, examination, investigation, and solving of scenarios and problems related to IPC.

The “Advanced Certificate in Infection Prevention and Control” is upgraded to cover astute guidelines and components of infection prevention and control put forth by international agencies like WHO and CDC in a simplified and lucid manner.

Apart from the learning materials, experts in infection prevention and control will share their experiences and tips through webinars (Live virtual classes). All the learning materials and assessments will be online.

The Medvarsity Learning Design framework (Certificate, Advanced Certificate, and Fellowship) is based on Kirkpatrick’s model of e-learning and allows the systematic consumption and application of the content.

We at Medvarsity help every physician with the ability to fast-track their career and enable them to better serve the communities they practice. So join us and let us impact healthcare through education.

Eligibility: Healthcare professionals (doctors, nurses, dentists, physiotherapists, nutritionists, paramedical and technical staff), microbiologists, infection control nurses, Nurse Administrators, and hospital administrators.

Course Validity: 2 months. There will be an extra charge for the extension of the course validity.

On successful completion, you will be awarded the Advanced Certificate in Infection Prevention and Control.

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13,000*

*Statutory taxes and levies not included. Taxes will be applied on checkout. Rates may vary based on management discretion.

Course Outline
1. Healthcare-Associated Infections (HAI)
2. Antibiotics and Antibiotic Resistance
3. Mechanisms of Antibiotic Resistance, Antibiotic Stewardship and Antibiogram
4. Infection Prevention and Control
5. HAI and Surveillance
6. IPC in Specialized Units/Situations
7. Best Practices in IPC
Course Outline
1. Healthcare-Associated Infections (HAI)
2. Antibiotics and Antibiotic Resistance
3. Mechanisms of Antibiotic Resistance, Antibiotic Stewardship and Antibiogram
4. Infection Prevention and Control
5. HAI and Surveillance
6. IPC in Specialized Units/Situations
7. Best Practices in IPC

Directors

Dr. Ratna Rao
Dr. Ratna Rao
4.8

MBBS, MD (Microbiology), JIPMER, CIC,
Consultant Microbiologist, Director of Lab Medicine Convenor, Infection Prevention and Control Committee, In-charge, Central Sterile Supply Department (CSSD), Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad, Telangana, India.

Certified by the Board of Infection Control & Epidemiology (CBIC) and Queens University, Canada in Infection Control (CIC), Dr.Ratna Rao has nearly three decades of professional experience in infection prevention and quality improvement and has lead a highly motivated infection control team over a span of two decades.

Dr. Murali Chakravarthy
Dr. Murali Chakravarthy
4.7

Head – Academics and Research, Fortis Healthcare Limited, Bangalore

An experience of over 34 years. More than 3 decades ago, he established the Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care, and Pain relief at the Fortis Hospitals. He is an authority on various aspects of Hospital Associated Infections.

FAQs
1. Course related
  • What is the total duration of the Advanced Certificate in IPC course?
    • Advanced Certificate IPC Course duration is 1 month.
  • Is this course recognized by MCI?
    • Medical Council of India does not recognize courses that are offered through online or blended learning platform.
2. Eligibility for the course
  • Healthcare professionals (doctors, nurses, dentists, physiotherapists, nutritionists, paramedical and technical staff).

  • Hospital administrators and other administrative staff are involved in managing infection prevention and control activities in healthcare settings.

  • Specially focused on infection control practitioners including Microbiologists, Infection control nurses, and Nurse Administrators.

3. Course delivery
  • How to access the course material online?
    • To access the course, click on kite.medvarsity.com using the login ID and password provided to you or click on “LOG IN USING YOUR ACCOUNT ON Google” and enter your Email ID: Gmail ID (Only if Gmail ID mentioned in the Application) & Password. In case you don’t have access to login ID and password, write to us at [email protected] & quote your registered email ID.
Student Support Team Operating Hours
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 1800 103 6006
IVR OPTION 2
Mail: Medvarsity Online Limited
Block B, II Floor, Sanali Infopark, 2 LV Prasad Marg,, Jubilee Hills,
Park View Enclave, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad,
Telangana 500034
Whats App Number: 7331105450
9 am- 7pm,
Mon-Sat (IST)
4. Assessments
  • How will the assessments be for course?
    • All assessments will be based on online tests.
  • What if I am not able to clear the final test in each level in the first attempt?
    • You will be given three attempts to clear the tests. If you are not able to clear the final test for the Level in three attempts, you will have to pay re-activation fees. Contact Toll free (1800-103-6006) or write to us at [email protected]
  • What if I feel that a question is wrongly framed or an answer is wrongly marked in the online exams?
    • If you feel that something is wrongly mentioned, you can write at [email protected], directing it to the academics team.
5. Certificate
  • What certification will I get at the end of the course?
    • Successful completion of this course: “Advanced Certificate in Infection Prevention and Control”.
  • When will I get my certificate?
    • Once you successfully pass the assessment, your E-Certificate will be generated in the Learning management system.
6. Placement Assistance
  • Do you provide any placement assistance?
    • We do not provide any placement guarantee as an outcome of the course. On a case to case basis we will introduce your profile to specific recruiting partners but no job guarantee is provided.
7. Feedback
  • What if I have any concerns regarding the program delivery or what if I have any suggestions to improve the quality of the course?

Reviewers

01
Dr. Onishchenko Tatyana
4.5

Candidate of Medical Sciences, Associate Professor, educated at the Dnipro State Medical University, Russia.

Senior Doctor for infectious diseases in Zaporizhia Regional Infectious Diseases Hospital, Zaporizhia Regional Center for AIDS.

02
Dr. Dipti R Dhanwate
4.8

Consultant Microbiologist and Infection Control, H N Reliance Foundation Hospital and Research Centre

M.D. (Microbiology), D.H.A, D.C.R. LSSGB.BBSS

Next Batch Start Date 2nd Aug 2021

Course Duration

1 month

Directors

Dr. Ratna Rao
Dr. Ratna Rao
4.8

MBBS, MD (Microbiology), JIPMER, CIC,
Consultant Microbiologist, Director of Lab Medicine Convenor, Infection Prevention and Control Committee, In-charge, Central Sterile Supply Department (CSSD), Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad, Telangana, India.

Certified by the Board of Infection Control & Epidemiology (CBIC) and Queens University, Canada in Infection Control (CIC), Dr.Ratna Rao has nearly three decades of professional experience in infection prevention and quality improvement and has lead a highly motivated infection control team over a span of two decades.

Dr. Murali Chakravarthy
Dr. Murali Chakravarthy
4.7

Head – Academics and Research, Fortis Healthcare Limited, Bangalore

An experience of over 34 years. More than 3 decades ago, he established the Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care, and Pain relief at the Fortis Hospitals. He is an authority on various aspects of Hospital Associated Infections.

Reviewers

01
Dr. Onishchenko Tatyana
4.5

Candidate of Medical Sciences, Associate Professor, educated at the Dnipro State Medical University, Russia.

Senior Doctor for infectious diseases in Zaporizhia Regional Infectious Diseases Hospital, Zaporizhia Regional Center for AIDS.

02
Dr. Dipti R Dhanwate
4.8

Consultant Microbiologist and Infection Control, H N Reliance Foundation Hospital and Research Centre

M.D. (Microbiology), D.H.A, D.C.R. LSSGB.BBSS

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