Diploma in Hospital Infection Prevention and Control

The one year diploma program will prepare healthcare professionals to lead and implement a comprehensive infection prevention and control strategies in integrated healthcare facilities.

Who Should Attend

  • Registered Nurses and Midwives with a minimum 2-3 years of clinical experience.
  • Must have Diploma or Bachelor in Nursing Degree with a valid Pakistan Nursing Council license

How to Apply

Submit the registration form to: infection.control@tih.org.pk

Last date to register: July 20, 2018

Registration fee:

  • Admission fee: PKR 5000 (non-refundable)
  • Course fee: PKR 30,000 for 3 semesters

Program Details

Theory: 32 weeks

Practical: 16 weeks

Examination: End of each semester

Course Topics

  • Basic concept of infection prevention and control
  • Microbiology and Immunology
  • Microbiology and Immunology
  • Universal infection control guidelines
  • Computer Application
  • Infection Control measures for infectious diseases.
  • Advance concept of infection prevention and control
  • Infection Control for therapeutic devices and occupational health
  • Budget and Finance
  • Statistic and surveillance
  • Research
  • Administrative and essential issues

Course Objectives

  • Enhance understanding of the world of microbiology, which will then enable the candidate to formulate a management strategy to care for infectious patients and prevent further spread of disease.
  • Ensure that candidates are fully prepared to lead infection prevention and control services and are capable of developing, implementing, supervising and auditing a comprehensive infection prevention and control program in different healthcare facilities.
  • Ensure that Infection Control professionals are capable of working within the integrated programs of quality assurance and accreditation.

Course Organizers

Ms. Arifa Khatoon
Manager Infection Control, Indus Hospital Network

Ms. Shabnum Bilal
Assistant Manager Infection Control, Indus Hospital Network

Ms. Warda tu nissa
Assistant Manager Infection Control, Indus Hospital Network, Lahore

For more information

T: +92 32 3511 2709-17 Ext. 2299, 2370,2304

E: infection.control@tih.org.pk