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Getting the most out of your APIC membership

        Your subscription to the American Journal of Infection Control is just the gateway to your many valuable APIC member benefits. Whether this is your first year as an APIC member or you have been in the profession for years, make sure to take advantage of all the resources available. Let APIC help you learn, network, advance, and lead.

        Learn

        In our field of work, comprehensive knowledge is key. Your work is ever-evolving, so ensure your learning remains constant. APIC supports you with (all included with your membership):
        • American Journal of Infection Control and Prevention Strategist, APIC's print publications
        • Live and on-demand webinars
        • Implementation guides that provide practical, evidence-based strategies for surveillance and elimination of infection
        • Curated information on various key IPC topics
        • Industry perspectives provided by trusted industry partners to supplement your clinical knowledge related to IPC products and services
        • Discounts on face-to-face and online educational courses and conferences, including APIC's annual conference
        • Discounts on books through the APIC store

        Network

        Connecting with fellow IPs is important for, collaboration, and support. APIC provides opportunities to network both in-person and online:
        • APIC chapters: if you haven't already, join one of APIC's 100+ chapters to build a strong local support network. Find a chapter in your region by visiting www.apic.org/chapters.
        • MyAPIC: Connect with others in your professional setting through APIC's online communities. Get started at www.apic.org/myapic.

        Advance

        No matter where you are in your career, we are here to support you on your next step. APIC's Roadmap for the Novice Infection Preventionist is a great way to start if you are earlier in your IPC career (go to www.apic.org/roadmap to get started). Once you have acouple years of experience, pursuing your CIC® certification is a great next step --and APIC has resources to help you get there. Learn more at www.apic.org/certification. Plus, no matter where you are in your journey, new career opportunities are posted weekly at www.apic.org/careercenter.
        We have developed all of these resources and opportunities to support YOU. Depend on APIC; so you can devote your time to doing what you do best: protecting patients.