INFECTION CONTROL
 

MISSION: To provide comprehensive infection control services aimed at surveillance, prevention and control of infections to all clients, employees and visitors, while always seeking ways to improve services and the quality of client care.

SERVICE COMPONENTS:
  Client/Family Education
  Staff Education
  Information Systems and Program Evaluations
  Utilization Review
  Product Review and Value Analysis
  Exposure Control Program
  Client Immunization Program
  Antibiotic-Resistant Organism Plan
  Per
formance Improvement
  Services Consultation
  Community Outreach Services


Infection Control Nurses (ICNs):

Hospital ICN Coordinator
  478-445-7069

 

Craig Center ICN
Kathleen Feliciano 478-445-6975

kgfeliciano@dhr.state.ga.us

Developmental Disabilities Services (DDS) ICN
Glenda Trawick 478-445-6016

GTrawi01@dhr.state.ga.us

Forensic Services (FS) ICN
Althamese Robinson-Ross 478-445-7912

ARRoss@dhr.state.ga.us

Occupational Health and Injury Service (OHIS Coordinator)
Tara Walker 478-445-4038

TSWalk12@dhr.state.ga.us

Infection Control Committee:  The CSH Infection Control Committee is chaired by Theresa Courtney, M.D. This committee meets monthly to review surveillance data and current recommendations published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The committee also reviews infection control policies and procedures and submits recommended additions/revisions to the Medical Executive Committee.