Infection Control Department
Baptist Health Paducah’s Infection Control Department is responsible for preventing and controlling the spread of nosocomial infections in hospitalized patients. Please click on a link below to learn more about infection control procedures and precautions.
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- Understanding Healthcare Associated Infections and the Need for Infection Control
- The Role of the Infection Control Practitioner
- Handwashing: The Number One Prevention Measure
- Surgical Site Infections
- Other Infections
- Reportable Diseases
- Standard Precautions, Additional Isolation Types, and Common Sense