Director of Infection Prevention and Control
Kennett Square, PA
Linda Behan, BSN, RN, CWCN, CIC serves as the Director of Infection Prevention and Control for Genesis HealthCare. In that role, Linda works collaboratively with other infection preventionists and inter-professional team members across the United States to develop and revise evidence-based policies, and to provide education and consultation. Prior to her current position, she was a Regional Clinical Services Manager and Senior Clinical Education Specialist. Linda has been certified in infection control (CIC) since 2011 and nationally certified in wound care for over 10 years. Since 2016, Linda has served on the Technical Expert Panel for the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) project entitled “The Comprehensive Unit-Based Safety Program (CUSP) for Antibiotic Stewardship.” She presented at the APIC annual conference in June 2017 on Antibiotic Stewardship in Long-Term Care. Linda is a member of the faculty for the American Health Care Association’s Infection Preventionist Specialized Training (IPCO) Program.
Thursday, June 13
3:45 PM – 4:45 PM