Welcome to Infection Control Directorate(ICD)
Ministry of Health believes that Infection prevention and control is integral to clinical care and the way in which it is provided. It is not an additional set of practices. Everyone plays a role in infection prevention; patients, families, and healthcare personnel.
We strongly believe that our joint efforts will markedly improve the health of our people.
WHO Antibiotic Awareness Week: 12-16 Nov 2018
The upcoming Antimicrobial resistance week having five days will feature tailored multiday messaging that corresponds to each of the five strategic objectives .... READ MORE
WHO Antibiotic Awareness week 15-20 Nov 2017
In accordance with WHO antibiotic awareness week Infection control directorate held a workshop on 15 november attended by a lecturer from EMRO-WHO Dr. Karen Nahabitian and activities will continue in Kuwait hospitals and polyclinics on 19-20 November. SEE PICTURES
Upcoming Campaign: 5/May/2017
We are excited to announce the launch of our Annual National Hand Hygiene Campaign May, 2017 By a celebration on 4 may at Infection Control Directorate, Sabah Area, and the activities will continue in all governmental healthcare facilities all over the year
Upcoming Workshop: 9-10/April/2017
Workshop on proper waste management and prevention and management of needle stick injuries and body fluid exposure among healthcare personnel in healthcare setting will be held at ICD, Sabah Area. This workshop is intended for laboratory technologists.
Training Course: 25-30 Nov/2018
The Training course successfully executed about Infection Control for Trainee Doctors of KIMS.