The mission of the Department of Infection Control & Healthcare Epidemiology is to establish and maintain a proactive program of surveillance, prevention and control of healthcare-associated infections and occupational exposures to infectious diseases. We utilize policy/procedure, education, communication and epidemiological techniques to promote good outcomes.
Infection Control & Healthcare Epidemiology Contacts:
Janak Patel, MD, Director
Shirley Shores, BA, MA, CIC, Director of Operations
Carol Jones, Administrative Associate
Phone: (409) 772-3192 | Fax: (409) 772-2337 | Pager: (409) 643-3133