heshimaHistory

This is a specialized advocacy chapter formed in 2006.
Vision

To become the leading advocacy organization on infection control practices in all healthcare facilities in Kenya.
Mission.

It is mandated is to steer the adoption of evidence-based infection control practices in all health care settings while promoting patient safety through enhanced practice of infection control practices by all health workers at both the community and health facility settings. Through this chapter, we promote infection control practices through education, research, and communication as well as provision of information and education materials to health workers and other relevant stakeholders.
Activities

Planning for annual scientific conferences in a bid to share best practices and promote scientifically proven infection control practices.
The chapter held its fifth Annual Scientific Conference on 13th-14th September 2012