Microbiology & Infection Prevention & Control Unit at Lady Ridgeway Hospital for Children conducted the following activities to commemorate the WAAW- 2021
We thank SLCM for arranging the patient information leaflets & posters.
- We distributed the leaflets among parents & older children visiting clinics at LRH after talking to them on the purpose of leaflet.
- We met the principal & teachers of C.W.W. Kannangara Vidayala adjacent to LRH & educated them on AMR & WAAW & arranged for them to distribute leaflets to students in Grade 10 & above.
- We explained about AMR & distributed leaflets among those attending the COVID-19 vaccination centre at LRH.
- We selected one ICU & discussed their AMR rates & led a case based discussion with medical & nursing teams explaining the measures to be taken to prevent infections due to MDR organisms.