This collection of manuals is designed to provide information and assistance to anyone involved or interested in infection prevention and control. It consists of a manual on supply chain management of an infection prevention and control logistics system and handbooks on healthcare waste management as an infection prevention and control measure for waste handlers and health workers.
This training manual, adapted from The Logistics Handbook: A Practical Guide for the Supply Chain Management of Health Commodities, developed by the USAID | DELIVER PROJECT (2011), is the starting point for anyone interested in learning about and understanding the key principles and concepts of supply chain management for infection prevention and control (IPC), including commodities for health care waste management (HCWM).
This training manual focuses on HCWM as an infection prevention and control (IPC) measure. It can be used by waste handlers in public and private health care settings to increase appropriate knowledge, skills, and attitudes relevant to best practices in IPC and HCWM.
This training manual on infection prevention and control—including HCWM and injection safety—can be used by health workers in public and private health care settings and related educational institutions to increase appropriate knowledge, skills, and attitudes relevant to IPC/HCWM best practices.