How to protect patients by stopping outbreaks from spreading in healthcare facilities
Dr. Nazia Khanum is a Consultant Medical Microbiologist, holding MBBS qualification with Master Degree in Microbiology (MD) and Masters in Hospital Administration (MBA). Dr. Khanum is holding a Certification Board In Infection Control (CIC) from USA.
She worked in many health facilities in the Middle East and India and part of her daily responsibilities development, implementation, and evaluation of relevant standards of practice based on infection prevention and control guidelines, and ensuring prevention, investigation, monitoring, and reporting of the spread of diseases in the hospital. Also, she monitors individual compliance with hospital infection prevention and control policy.
Dr. Khanum is accountable to notifies communicable disease statistics to the Ministry of Health in the Kingdom of Saudia Arabia and ensuring isolation precautions are implemented and maintained by responsible healthcare professionals.