Competencies for junior specialist (introductory level) and for a senior specialist (expert level):

  • Disseminate pertinent policies and procedures to applicable departments and help HCWs in their implementation through continuous support.
  • Identify barriers to compliance with procedures and involve HCWs
  • Promote and participate in the evaluation of compliance to the procedures and contribute to the improvement of compliance by monitoring parameters with regard to process or outcome
  • Facilitate the implementation of infection control procedures within the clinical care organisation

Competencies for a junior specialist - introductory level

  • Contribute to set a policy for the implementation and revision of infection control guidelines and recommendations according to the SOPs: roles and responsibilities of supervisor, trainers, link professionals

Competencies for a senior specialist - expert level

  • Set a programme for the implementation and the revision of infection control guidelines and recommendations according to the SOPs: roles and responsibilities of supervisor, trainers, link professionals