Podiatry Workshop: Infection Prevention and Control, September 8th, 2012
Speaker Profile

 Ms. Siobhan Prout

Siobhan Prout,

RGN,

Dip Infection Control,

MSc. Environmental Health Risk Management

 

Siobhan is a member of the Infection Prevention Society who works as an Infection Prevention & Control Nurse Advisor through her own company: BSAP Ltd which she set up over 12 years ago.

 

She provides education in areas of hygiene and infection control to all staff within the healthcare sector. Her nursing courses on Venepuncture, Sub-cutaneous infusion, Infection Prevention & Control, and Care of the patient’s PICC Line in the community setting are all “Category 1 An Bord Altranais approved”.

Her non-nursing educational programmes are modified to be appropriate to the participants’ needs and where applicable are accredited by the appropriate authoritive body.

 

She has previous experience as an auditor for HIQA evaluating hygiene services in the acute healthcare settings and continues through her company to provide auditing services to many healthcare facilities.