​General Directorate of Infection Prevention and Control

​​​​الإدارة العامة لمكافحة عدوى المنشآت الصحية

Objectives:

The following objectives have been designed to ensure that the goals of the Dental Infection Control Program are met.

  • Prepare and recommend evidenced based infection control policies and procedures
  • Comply with regulations, guidelines, and accreditation requirements
  • Collaborate with other infection control programs (like occupation health and sterilization programs) to promote integral dental infection control program.
  • Provide infection control education and training to dental healthcare workers
  • Assist the infection control personnel in the regional directorates in papering, implementing and evaluating the dental infection control programs. 

Dental Infection Control Program

Goal:

The goal of the Dental Infection Control Program is to provide a safe working environment that reduces /eliminates the risk of both healthcare-associated infections among dental patients and occupational exposures among dental team members.

General Directorate of Infection Prevention and Control