Healthcare Accreditation Certification Program (HACP)
Knowledge you need, Recognition you deserve!

2023 HACP Preparatory Course & National Examination

The Infection Control (IC)
Program Outline, Faculty & Registration

Program Outline

2023 HACP-IC Examination Preparatory Course: September 25, 2023
Registration 0800Remove Mobile Link - 0830
Welcome & Introductions
0830Remove Mobile Link - 0845
Role & Function of Regulatory / Guidance Agencies 0845Remove Mobile Link - 1000
Break 1000 - 1015
Infection Prevention & Control Program / Officer 1015 - 1200
Lunch 1200 - 1300
Basic Principles in Infection Prevention & Control 1300 - 1430
Break 1430 - 1445
Hot Button Issues 1445 - 1630
Adjournment 1630
Woven throughout the education program will be a review of key content areas comprising the HACP-IC examination!
2023 National HACP-IC Examination: September 26, 2023
Registration & Continental Breakfast 0800Remove Mobile Link - 0830
HACP-IC Examination 0830Remove Mobile Link - 1200

Program Faculty

Connie Compton, BS, RCP, HACP
Connie Compton is a Generalist Surveyor for CIHQ/ARS. Connie has more than 21 years of experience in healthcare including regulatory compliance and survey preparation.
Connie’s clinical background is in respiratory care. She has held clinical as well as executive management positions in Respiratory Services, Medical Staff Education, Accreditation, and Patient Safety. Prior to joining CIHQ, Connie was the Accreditation Coordinator/Safety Compliance Officer for the Wellmont Holston Valley Medical Center.
Connie joined CIHQ in 2015 as a Generalist Lead Surveyor. Connie’s role expanded to include oversight of standards interpretation, mock survey report review and document management for ARS.
Connie received her Associates degree in Respiratory Science from Southwest Virginia Community College and subsequently received her Bachelor degree in Healthcare Administration from King University. She is nationally certified in healthcare accreditation (HACP) and was among the nation’s first to be certified as a Joint Commission Professional (CJCP).
HACP is listed by the American Nurses Credentialing Center as meeting criteria for inclusion in a hospitals Demographic Data Collection Tool™ for Magnet Status.