Newsletters

We issue monthly newsletters to keep hospital infection control professionals, nurses, and physicians up-to-date about technical, timely, and important news regarding infection control topics.

Previous DICON Newsletters are listed below as examples of this valuable resource

Date Sort ascending Title
November 2022 Blood Culture Stewardship: Focus on Follow-Up Blood Culture Practices
October 2022 IDWeek 2022: Highlighted DCASIP Research and Abstracts
September 2022 Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD) and Prion Disorders: Review of Transmissibility and Sterilization Practices
August 2022 Vertical versus Horizontal Approaches to HAI Prevention: Which Direction to Go?
July 2022 Infection Prevention and Control of Multidrug-Resistant Organisms, Part 4: Contact Precautions for Clostridium difficile and Candida auris
June 2022 Infection Prevention and Control of Multidrug-Resistant Organisms, Part 3: Contact Precautions for Gram-Negative Bacterial Organisms
May 2022 Infection Control and Prevention of Multidrug-Resistant Organisms, Part 2: Contact Precautions for Gram-Positive Bacterial Organisms
April 2022 Infection Control and Prevention of Multi-Drug Resistant Organisms, Part 1: Definitions and Resources
March 2022 Flexible and Semi-Rigid Endoscope Reprocessing – A Closer Look at the Updated ANSI/AAMI Standard
February 2022 Infections, Controlled: A Five-Year Review of DICON Surveillance Benchmarks
January 2022 Ventilator-Associated Events – More than Pneumonia
December 2021 Ultraviolet Disinfection Devices: A Light Review