Emergencies preparedness, response

Core components for infection prevention and control programmes

Report of the Second Meeting of the Informal Network on Infection Prevention and Control in Health Care

Geneva, Switzerland, 26-27 June 2008



Executive summary
1. Introduction
2. The scope of IPC programmes in health care, and general considerations:summary of discussions
3. Core components of IPC programmes: description
4. Core components of IPC programmes: research agenda
Annex 1- List of participants
Annex 2- Documents consulted by the participants
Annex 3- Agenda odf the meeting