You can make a difference! Want to join our growing team of infection preventionists? Use this link today to apply for a position as an infection preventionist on the ICAP team!

Per the CDC, ALL U.S. healthcare facilities should be prepared for the arrival of patients with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). All healthcare facilities should ensure their staff are trained, equipped and capable of practices needed.  We have compiled a resource list to help you in your preparations for Coronavirus.

Click this link to reserve your spot for the Nursing Home Project ECHO

Click this link to access the Upcoming COVID-19 Webinar Invite for Outpatient and Small & Rural Hospitals-Region VII

Click this link to access the Upcoming LTCF COVID-19 Webinar Invite 

Click this link to access the COVID-19 Webinar Slides and Recordings

Click this link to access the Nebraska DHHS COVID-19 Acute Care Webinar Slides and Recordings

Click this link to access the Coronavirus resource list


Resources on Coronavirus (COVID-19) are now available: Click COVID-19 PPE : Donning and Doffing Printable Posters here for Printable PPE donning and doffing posters.  

The 2020 NICN Primary Infection Control training for  April 29-30 has been cancelled. The next course will be offered on October 1-2 (on the UNMC campus in Omaha). Remote options are currently being explored. Registration information will be posted soon.

2020 Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Summit Postponed
Postponed:The Third Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Summit (originally scheduled May 29, 2020) has been postponed in response to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Alternative options for a new date are under consideration. More information will be posted as soon as it is available.

The 40th anniversary celebration of NICN, jointly sponsored by NICN and APIC (originally scheduled for Aug. 28, 2020) has been postponed to late summer/early fall 2021 in response to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).  The conference will be bringing in many great national speakers.  More information on the day’s program and a registration link will be listed as soon as a rescheduled date is announced.

The Environmental Cleaning in Healthcare Training videos are here – with translations and closed captioning in English, French, Arabic and Spanish! Click here to access them directly.

Visits to Nebraska healthcare facilities since 2015 have provided valuable data and information shared nationally by Nebraska ICAP and ASAP. Follow this link to view posters and presentations addressing healthcare gaps and needs discovered during our visits across the state.

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Page last reviewed: September 4, 2020