Infection Control

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Hospitals Will Likely Soon Be Required to Have Antibiotic-Stewardship Programs

Antibiotic-resistant organisms are a growing threat, says CMS.

Posted 06/14/16 | Post a comment

Infection Prevention: Can Anesthesia Providers Spread Infection?

Absolutely yes -- pay attention to what goes on at the head of the table.

Posted 06/02/16 | Chuck Biddle, CRNA, PhD | 1 comment

Thinking of Buying ... Rigid Sterilization Containers

An open-and-shut case for bypassing blue wrap.

Posted 06/02/16 | John Meggs, MSC, CRCST | Post a comment

Where to Focus Your Infection Prevention Efforts

Make these key areas of focus a priority.

Posted 06/02/16 | Phenelle Segal, RN, CIC | Post a comment

Are Your Flexible Endoscopes Really Clean?

5 reprocessing recommendations.

Posted 06/02/16 | Sharon A. Van Wicklin, MSN, RN, CNOR, CRNFA, CPSN, PLNC | Post a comment

Potential Doomsday mcr-1 Gene Found in First U.S. Patient

The mutant gene resists all known antibiotics and can easily be passed between bacteria.

Posted 05/31/16 | Post a comment

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