Infection Control Information

HELP PROTECT YOUR LOVED ONE FROM INFECTION

Here we provide QuickLINKS to introductory information on protecting your loved one from infection in his or her own home.

Personal and Home Hygiene — Here the Alliance for the Prudent Use of Antibiotics provides basic infection-control procedures as well as information on how to protect a loved one from specific forms of infections.

Infection Control and Prevention — Standard Precautions — The Wisconsin Department of Health Services provides this infection-control guide for professionals, but it also serves as a good guide for all home-healthcare providers.