Ready for Next-Level Infection Prevention and Control?

Just Nod.

Our consultants understand the unique needs of each facility when it comes to the ever-evolving challenge of maintaining a highly reliable Infection Prevention and Control Program. No doubt you have a plan for reducing infections. How about a proactive plan designed to prevent infections, as well as control outbreaks? Meet Nod Infection Prevention and Control Consultants.

With several decades of healthcare experience behind us, Nod board-certified Infection Prevention and Control Consultants (CIC) are committed to partnering with your facility to accomplish results that will transcribe into reduced risk of healthcare-associated infections, fewer IC regulatory citations and improved overall safety for patients and staff. Our dedicated team of CIC professionals work with healthcare facilities across the country, to include:

  • Community Hospital
  • Rural Hospital
  • Tertiary Hospital
  • Critical Access Hospitals
  • Ambulatory Surgery Centers (ASCs)
  • Long Term Care
  • Physician Offices
  • Specialty & Rehabilitation Facilities
  • Dialysis Clinics
  • Other healthcare & non-healthcare type facilities

Despite advancing technology, healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) remain a common problem in healthcare facilities around the country. HAIs include: pneumonia, urinary tract infections, bloodstream infections, multidrug resistant organisms, surgical site infections, procedural related infections, diarrheal illnesses, and many more that may not be routinely reported.

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According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control, every year about one in 25 U.S. hospital patients is diagnosed with at least one infection related to hospital care alone. Additionally, over 700,000 HAIs are reported in the U.S. with over 75,000 HAI related deaths.

“Megan has integrated with our teams wonderfully. She is very knowledgeable and has become a trusted partner in all things Infection Prevention. This is a challenging time and I am glad we have Megan on our Team!”

Rona Curphy MBA, BSN, FACHE

CEO • The CORE Institute Specialty Hospital

Nod’s highly experienced, board certified infection prevention and control (CIC) practitioners will collaborate with your team and tailor the Infection Prevention and Control services to meet your specific needs.

Here’s how:
  • Work within your budget to provide a customized program to meet the needs of your facility
  • Perform risk assessments that evaluate and prioritize all potential risks for infection
  • Distribute written policies and procedures to equip staff, patients and visitors, all based on evidence-based guidelines
  • Establish high-reliability programs related to reprocessing, to include high level disinfection and sterilization
  • Provide evidence-based guided protocols for reducing risk of HAIs
  • Suggest additional items based on initial facility assessment and your needs

Ready for an Infection Prevention and Control Program that’s ready for today’s challenges — and tomorrow’s?

All you have to do is Nod.