Nursing Department

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About the course
Saifee hospital is a multi-specialty hospital located in South Mumbai. The hospital aims to achieve the pinnacle of healthcare through latest technology for diagnostic and therapeutic services set with world class ambience. Along with a team of highly qualified and committed Consultants and staffs, the hospital ensures quality medical care to meet the demands of different age groups and risk profiles.

Infection prevention in the healthcare setting is a major challenge for all healthcare personnel owing to its increased morbidity and mortality. In addition, it utilizes resources that could be beneficial elsewhere in healthcare. There is a demand for healthcare professionals qualified in developing and maintaining infection control standards & practice in a healthcare setup.

Towards meeting this challenge, the Nursing Department of Saifee Hospital in affiliation with Department of Continuing & Adult Education & Extension Work, SNDT Women’s University, proudly commences a fulltime 6 weeks Certificate Course in Hospital Infection Control.

The course aims to develop an in-depth knowledge and skill in infection control in order to implement a broad range of activities towards infection control in healthcare settings.

The highlights of the course are :
  • to understand the concept of hospital infections and microbiology;
  • to appreciate the hospital environment and Hospital Associated Infections (HAIs): infection control & prevention standards, prevention of HAIs;
  • to manage surveillance and outbreak investigations;
  • to develop skill in conducting research and quality assurance programs.
The course commenced from 14th August, 2017.

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