** Chapter Excellence Award Winner - 2014**
Welcome to APIC Sierra! APIC Sierra serves over 100 infection preventionists in Northern California and Nevada.
Our vision is healthcare without infection in our community.
Our mission is to create a safer community through the prevention of infection by educating, supporting, and promoting chapter stakeholders.
We are doing this through the following goals:
- Support effective patient safety through the education and collaboration of APIC Sierra members,
- Support the APIC Research Foundation through the contribution of funds for continued research,
- Promote the APIC competency model through continuing education, CIC study groups, and chapter leadership opportunities
- Promote awareness and participation in advocacy opportunities for infection prevention, and
- Promote awareness of, and participation in, data standardization opportunities.
APIC Sierra 2015 Mission, Values and Goals