Webinar: Guidance on Infection Prevention and Control Leadership, Governance and Management
Effective leadership, governance and management are essential to create and sustain a safe infection prevention and control (IPC) environment.
In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, and the increased demands on nursing homes to ensure efficient IPC governance and management arrangements, HCI is held this webinar.
The webinar aims to help nursing homes better understand the key requirements of IPC governance.
The webinar will cover:
- Learnings from COVID-19 in relation to IPC Governance.
- Current regulatory requirements for IPC Leadership, Governance and Management.
- Tools and processes to drive effective IPC Governance.
Webinar: IPC Leadership, Governance and Management
Oonagh Gilvarry, Chief Technical Officer, HCI
As Chief Technical Officer, Oonagh is responsible for the development of Quality and Safety Management Systems that effectively address organisational regulatory requirements while meeting business needs. Through her evaluation of emerging research, tools and technologies, Oonagh ensures that best-in-market techniques are utilised throughout HCI services.
Oonagh has been central to HCI’s work with regulatory bodies in the development of standards for key health and social care areas. Oonagh has substantial experience in the development and delivery of training programmes in the areas of Infection Prevention and Control, Risk Management, PIC Training for Nursing Homes, Internal Audit and Policy and Procedure Training. She also led out on the HCI Covid-19 Lookback Review Programme last year.
Oonagh has lectured extensively within NUIG and is a qualified ISO Lead Auditor.