January 19, 2009
Infection Prevention and Control programs and practices are an essential component in our continued development of effective practices to track infection rates, analyze data, and deliver education and training to staff and providers. Health care-associated infections are an important and growing hospital and public health concern in Canada. West Haldimand General Hospital is a member of the Regional Infection Control Network, Safer Health Care Now, Ontario Healthcare Housekeepers Association, Ontario Hospital Association and others, whose primary focus is to improve patient safety.
For WHGH specific rates on the following Patient Safety Indicators, please follow the link: