Latest Infection control Stories
DebMed survey confirms steady improvements, though gap remains between hand hygiene beliefs and best practices that can increase patient safety and reduce infection CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct.
FERNDALE, Mich., Oct.
With the threat of Ebola virus disease spreading within a hospital environment, Abatement Technologies portable HEPA filtration and negative pressure containment systems enable healthcare facilities
System conducting drills and examining protocols in accordance with up to the minute data from State and Federal Officials BAYONNE, N.J., Oct.
LONDON, Oct. 15, 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Infections from activities and procedures taking place within a healthcare facility have become a cause for great concern.
AORN Provides Guidelines for Perioperative Personnel Denver, Colo.
The desired success of infection control efforts and spending has been held back for many years by counterproductive processes and underutilized disinfectants.
The Department of Infection Prevention and Control (IP&C) at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital collaborated with other departments to harness information technology (IT) during a measles outbreak
Hospital visitors and staff are greeted with hand sanitizer dispensers in the lobby, by the elevators and outside rooms as reminders to wash their hands to stop infections, but just how clean are patients' hands?
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