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Infection Supervision Service

The Infection Supervision Service of Riga East Clinical University Hospital was created in 2009 by joining the Infection Supervision Service of the In-patient Department “Gaiļezers” founded in 2006 and the Clinical Epidemiology Unit of Riga East Hospital created in 2006.

The Infection Supervision Service carries out the following:

  • consultative work and treatment (for patients/their relatives, as well as other medical persons) in case of diseases accompanied by high temperature and in case of unclear diseases;
  • consultative work and treatment (for patients/their relatives, as well as other medical persons) in case of diseases acquired in hospital environment (nosocomial or hospital-acquired infections);
  • consultative work and treatment (for patients/their relatives, as well as other medical persons) in case of diseases caused by multidrug-resistant microorganisms;
  • supervision of antimicrobial therapy;
  • development of recommendations and supervision in cases when antimicrobial treatment is required (selection of proper antimicrobial means, selection of credible microbiological examinations);
  • supervision of multidrug-resistant microflora (record-keeping, limitation tactics);
  • development of internal regulatory documents related to hygienic and anti-epidemiological regime of the hospital and supervision of compliance with these documents;
  • education of medical staff on related issues (rational antimicrobial treatment, hand hygiene, proper use of disinfection means, cleaning of premises, sorting of waste, etc.).

The Infection Supervision Service cooperates with all the structural units of the hospital (medical and non-medical) to ensure safe environment of the hospital to patients.

Specialists:

  • Head of the Service Māris Liepiņš, infectologist, hepatologist;
  • Monta Madelāne, Ilze Ekšteina infectologists;
  • Olga Ņikitina, infection control specialist;
  • Infection control nurses: Inna Bičkova, Silvija Bukovska, Sņežana Grigori-Škoda, Janīna Greidāne, Agita Melbārde-Kelmere.

Registration/admission:

The head of the Infection Supervision Service Māris Liepiņš and infectologist Monta Madelāne, accepts patients by previous appointment with a referral of a general practitioner/other specialist or for fee-based consultations. 


In order to register for an out-patient consultation by the specialist:

call on (+371) 67000610

send an e-mail to pieraksts@aslimnica.lv

Fill in an e-registration form


Last update: 2018.02.12 - 12:35