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Volume 28, Supplement—December 2022
Infection Prevention and Control Initiatives to Prevent Healthcare-Associated Transmission of SARS-CoV-2, East Africa
||Healthcare facility level
|Develop national IPC unit||Develop guideline, policy, strategic plan||Develop monitoring and evaluation framework||Establish and develop IPC focal persons and committees||Develop COVID-19‒specific IPC guidance and interventions||HCW training and mentorships||Assess and monitor IPC practices|
|Kenya||Supported existing IPC unit||X||‒||X||X||X||X|
|Tanzania||Supported existing IPC unit||X||X||X||X||X||X|
*Information indicates activities supported by CDC during COVID-19 responses. This list is not comprehensive of IPC activities and resources available in each respective country. CDC, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; IPC, infection prevention and control; X, CDC supported the respective activity in response to the COVID-19 pandemic; ‒, CDC did not support the respective activity as part of the response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
1These authors contributed equally to this article.