Learning Goal: I’m working on a public health question and need the explanation and answer to help me learn.

Developing an Infection Prevention Program (125 points)

You are the director of the infection control department at a new hospital that is scheduled to open in six months. You are tasked with developing the infection prevention program for the hospital.

Your submission will demonstrate your knowledge of infection prevention quality metrics and meeting infection control programs requirements of overseeing regulatory and accreditation bodies. Include the following in your submission:

Diagnostic stewardship

Healthcare-associated infection metrics

Performance improvement

Meeting regulatory and accreditation requirements in Saudi Arabia


Your paper should be four to five pages in length, not including the title and reference pages.

You must include a minimum of four credible sources. Use the Saudi Electronic Digital Library to find your resources.

Your paper must follow Saudi Electronic University academic writing standards and APA style guidelines, as appropriate.

You are strongly encouraged to submit all assignments to the Plagiarism Originality Check Tool prior to submitting them to your instructor for grading. If you are unsure how to submit an assignment to the Originality Check tool, review the Originality Check Student Guide.