Information Package / Course Catalogue
Hospital Infection Control and Organization
Course Code: HEK503
Course Type: Required
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 3
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 5
Objectives of the Course

To participate effectively in the hospital infection control program and to make suggestions related to the subject, to contribute.

Course Content

History, organization, structure, functions, role and importance of prevention of infections, domestic and foreign cases of hospital infections, common units, infection control committee and infection control committees.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Assoc. Prof. Soner Sertan KARA
Lec. Selcen ÖNCÜ
Learning Outcomes
1.To understand the location of the hospital infection control program,
2.To know the functions of infection control committees,
3.To develop recommendations for the hospital infection control program
4. To know the legal obligations of infection control committee
5.To understand the importance of infection control committees
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Hospital Infections (2013)
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Hospital infection control general information and definitions
Week 2 - Theoretical
History of hospital infection control
Week 3 - Theoretical
Hospital infection control organization
Week 4 - Theoretical
Organization of infection control committees
Week 5 - Theoretical
Role of the physician in the prevention of hospital infections
Week 6 - Theoretical
Role of the nurse in the prevention of hospital infections
Week 7 - Theoretical
Planning of hospital infections protection
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Development of infection control program
Week 10 - Theoretical
Organizations to control infection with limited resources
Week 11 - Theoretical
Cost analysis in hospital infection control
Week 12 - Theoretical
Legal aspect of hospital infections
Week 13 - Theoretical
Hospital infections and health quality
Week 14 - Theoretical
Patient safety and infection control
Week 15 - Final Exam
Final exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory131239
Lecture - Practice131239
Final Examination148250
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)128
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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OÇ-1
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
OÇ-2
5
5
5
5
5
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5
5
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5
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5
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5
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5
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