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Archive Infection Control Guide 2019

On Point: Inching Closer to Zero
Innovation and collaboration will help eliminate preventable SSIs.

Solving the Surprising Skin Prep Problem
Believe it or not, there's a good chance your staff isn't complying with proper application protocols.

Inside Our Zero-Tolerance Policy for SSIs
A team-based approach to implementing comprehensive protocols has led to a significant dip in infection rates.

Surgery's Dirty Little Secret
A closer look at why contaminated instruments continue to turn up in too many ORs.

A Proactive Approach To Preventing Hypothermia
Pre-warming was the difference-maker in our quest to maintain normothermia in patients from pre-op to PACU.

Speed Up Your Sterile Processing
New technologies and solutions that can help your hard-working techs turn around instruments quickly and safely.

How Should You Manage Fluid Waste?
You have several options to choose from, but only a few ways to do it safely.

Automated Instrument Tracking Seeks and Finds for You
Take full control of every instrument, implant and disposable in your inventory.

The Case for Cleaner OR Air
We're gaining a better understanding of the infection risks posed by airborne pathogens - and how to mitigate them.

We Succeeded With Nasal Decolonization
Our protocol is easy to implement, cost-effective and widely accepted by patients.

Hold Anesthesia Providers
Accountable in the Battle Against SSIs Q&A with Silvia Munoz-Price, MD, PhD, infectious disease specialist and proponent of proper infection control practices.