About APIC Text

The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) is the leading professional association for infection preventionists (IPs). APIC’s mission is to create a safer world through prevention of infection. The association’s more than 15,000 members direct infection prevention programs that save lives and improve the bottom line for hospitals and other healthcare facilities. APIC advances its mission through patient safety, implementation science, competencies and certification, advocacy, and data standardization. Learn more about APIC.

About the APIC Text Online

The APIC Text is the most comprehensive reference for infection prevention and control. The Text covers everything from infection control program elements to best practices to prevention measures for specific patient populations and practice settings. Written, edited, and reviewed by more than 200 subject matter experts, the APIC Text reflects the latest guidelines, regulations, and standards of practice.

The APIC Text Online presents all 123 chapters of content in the APIC Text, 4th edition in an easy-to-use, regularly updated online platform. Navigate the Text using the Table of Contents or find what you need quickly by entering key words in the search box at the top of every page. The APIC Text Online is accessible via annual subscription.

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