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As CMS increases scrutiny on catheter-associated urinary tract infections (CAUTI), organizations
NOVEMBER 1, 2018
Patients in Tennessee hospitals are 12 percent more likely to contract a MRSA infection than most
AUGUST 27, 2014
Since approximately 4% of patients develop one or more healthcare associated infections (HAI) dur
JULY 1, 2019
In April, a Pennsylvania patient was being treated for a urinary tract infection when her physici
A study published in Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology found that hospitals may have
JULY 12, 2018
JUNE 18, 2014
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 A study published in Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology found that hospitals may
JULY 10, 2018
Catheter infections cost way more than $1,000 You probably know that CMS doesn’t
New research shows that infections can be an underlying cause of patient falls, according to a st
OCTOBER 13, 2015
New research shows that infections can be an underlying cause of patient falls, according to a st
OCTOBER 14, 2015
How much have you reduced hospital-acquired infections (HAI) at your facility in the past two yea
How much have you reduced hospital-acquired infections (HAI) at your facility in the past two yea
AUGUST 1, 2018
Q: How should the diagnosis of urinary tract infection (UTI) and encephalopathy be sequenc
Q: How should the diagnosis of urinary tract infection (UTI) and encephalopathy be sequenced,
MARCH 11, 2015
JUSTCODING
JULY 29, 2015
JUSTCODING
You probably know that CMS doesn’t reimburse for hospital-acquired infections (HAI), inclu
Antimicrobial resistance was found to be higher in medical device-associated infections than in t
DECEMBER 5, 2019
Hospital-acquired infections (HAI) play a key component in the modern hospital, with an increased
JULY 5, 2018
 In light of an outbreak of deadly healthcare-acquired infections in U.S. healthcare facilit
JUNE 25, 2015
NOVEMBER 20, 2013
JUSTCODING
Infection is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality among nursing home residents in the Uni
OCTOBER 25, 2019
Infection Control Infection Control
SEPTEMBER 1, 2009
  Infection Control
NOVEMBER 5, 2014
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The urinary system, also known as the renal system, provides a variety of bodily functions
AUGUST 20, 2014
JUSTCODING
MAY 6, 2015
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  Infection control and ­bloodborne pathogens
AUGUST 1, 2012
MARCH 18, 2015
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  Infection control experts, regulators begin staggered update of HAI compendium
AUGUST 6, 2014
Keeping compounded drugs infection-free No physician or nurse injects medicine
  Antibiotic stewardship addressed head on in CMS’ revised infection control requirements
Infection Control
Since portions of the reproductive system use some of the same structures as the urinary s
Q: Is the Medicare episode payment expected to cover ostomy supplies for urinary ost
 Infection Control
Review agency policies and procedures around infection control and update them. D
Infection control (IC) policies in the ICU vary widely from hospital to hospital, a new study sho
AUGUST 27, 2014
Infection control (IC) policies in the ICU vary widely from hospital to hospital, a new study sho
SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
A bacterial outbreak that infected 15 patients and may have killed three at Greenville (South Car
JULY 15, 2014
A new study published in the American Journal of Infection Control shows that Clostridi
A study published in the American Journal of Infection Control found that the rate of
OCTOBER 7, 2014
As CMS focuses surveys on infection control in SNFs, it’s important for SNFs to make sure t
Healthcare facilities must ensure that infection prevention and control (IPC) and antibiotic stew
APRIL 3, 2018
The idea behind hand hygiene compliance efforts is to reduce the risk of infection in healthcare
FEBRUARY 17, 2015
Infections are the leading of post-surgical readmissions, according to a new study. Of nearly 500
FEBRUARY 10, 2015
Safe storage, handling, injection, and infusion of vaccines can prevent infections, but those pr
JULY 19, 2018
COVID-19 has disrupted SNFs throughout the U.S., and without proper infection control in SNFs
Nearly half of U.S. hospitals aren’t taking key steps to prevent a kind of gut infection th
MAY 7, 2015
Safe storage, handling, injection, and infusion of vaccines can prevent infections, but those pra
MAY 17, 2018
The greatest risk of patients acquiring a C. diff infection didn’t come, surprisingly, when
JULY 12, 2018
Hospitals should focus their infection control and prevention activities on the areas that
APRIL 1, 2014
A 76-year-old man infected with a drug-resistant “superbug” at a Los Angeles hospita
Simple handwashing is the best known way to prevent hospital infections, but according to a
JUNE 15, 2015
Federal health officials are focusing on water as the possible source of bacteria that infected 1
JULY 16, 2014
The updated edition of Infection Control During Construction Manual, by expert Wayne Hanse
JUNE 17, 2015
Want to improve your infection control? Consider your hospital floors. A study pub
For Necia Kimber, RN, CIC, MHA, infection control practitioner at Stillwater (Ok
MARCH 13, 2018
By Jennifer Thew, RN For Necia Kimber, RN, CIC, MHA, infection control pr
MARCH 8, 2018
Editor’s note: The following tip and tool  comes from Infection Control: How t
SEPTEMBER 28, 2018
By Christopher Cheney, HealthLeaders Media Infections linked to m
APRIL 11, 2019
By Christopher Cheney, HealthLeaders Media Infections linked to m
APRIL 9, 2019
Healthcare-associated infections have been getting attention for some time now, and you've likely
A new report suggests that the rate of C. difficile infections in U.S. hospitals nearly do
OCTOBER 1, 2014
A disturbing new report says that cases of a contagious and deadly bacterial infection known as C
JULY 30, 2014
The fight against antimicrobial-resistant (AMR) infections has become a hot topic in 2016, and th
SEPTEMBER 29, 2016
The fight against antimicrobial-resistant (AMR) infections has become a hot topic in 2016, and th
SEPTEMBER 27, 2016
Nine out of 10 infection control professionals leaders say their hospitals are better prepared th
NOVEMBER 5, 2015
As of February 21, more than 76,700 cases of coronavirus infections and more than 2,200 deaths re
FEBRUARY 21, 2020
CMS surveyors are starting to survey home health agencies for infection-control issues. T
To protect patients from infection, the FDA now recommends healthcare facilities transition to du
SEPTEMBER 5, 2019
A new study suggests that anesthesiologists may be putting patients at risk for infections b
JULY 9, 2014
An Ebola readiness poll conducted by the Association for Professionals in Infection Contro
OCTOBER 30, 2014
A recent study published in The American Journal of Infection Control found that while most areas
DECEMBER 8, 2015
In the March edition of the American Journal of Infection Control (house organ of APIC), there wa
JUNE 1, 2017
What is the correct ICD-9-CM code for an infected blister on the chest wall? a. 910.3
MARCH 11, 2015
JUSTCODING
The deaths of at least four children from a flesh-eating infection contracted from imprope
APRIL 30, 2014
Effectively treating any infection requires a certain measure of early identification and rapid r
FEBRUARY 18, 2015
Infection control (IC) issues with endoscopes apparently
APRIL 26, 2018
The latest manual updates cover information on infection control in Tab 8 of the medical manual
The latest manual updates cover information on infection prevention and control in Tab 6 of the m
1. Why is it important to practice infection control?
The latest manual updates cover information on infection prevention and control in Tab 6 of the m
MARCH 25, 2015
JUSTCODING
Infection control experts are always looking for new ways to get healthcare workers to remember t
AUGUST 20, 2014
After two nurses at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas were infected with Ebola
OCTOBER 23, 2014
At least 15 Americans exposed to Ebola from a single, infected U.S. healthcare worker have been b
MARCH 19, 2015
Simple handwashing is the best known way to prevent hospital infections, but according to a
JUNE 18, 2015
By John Commins Between 1% and 2% of New Yorkers infected with COVID-19
JULY 9, 2020
Infection control experts have been warning for some time now that the newest, and perhaps worst,
Facilities still struggle with infection control, whether it’s
With flu season among us, it’s easy to lose focus on infection control in the kitchen, wher
MARCH 20, 2020
A study published in the American Journal of Infection Control examined the transfer of
JULY 29, 2014
In the wake of two American patients infected in Africa with the Ebola virus being admitted to an
AUGUST 12, 2014
We at HCPro are discussing the possibility of hosting a special webcast about infection control &
OCTOBER 15, 2014
Hospitals with the worst rates of hospital-acquired infections (HAI) and patient injuries will lo
JUNE 24, 2014
After hackers used malware to infect Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center’s computer syste
FEBRUARY 18, 2016
JANUARY 20, 2016
Infection control experts have been warning for some time now that the newest, and perhaps worst,
MARCH 1, 2018
DECEMBER 16, 2015
JUSTCODING
The accreditor says hospitals must test mothers for disease that could infect the newborn during
APRIL 1, 2018
Infection preventionist Jessica Strauch shares an amusing anecdote to show how hand hygiene moni
JULY 1, 2018
Infection preventionist Jessica Strauch shares an amusing anecdote to show how hand hygiene monit
Infection preventionist Jessica Strauch shares an amusing anecdote to show how
APRIL 23, 2014
JUSTCODING
A new study published in Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology, the journal of the Societ
MARCH 8, 2018
FEBRUARY 11, 2015
JUSTCODING
JUNE 10, 2015
JUSTCODING
The latest manual updates cover information on infection prevention requirements during the COVID
NOVEMBER 25, 2020
DECEMBER 3, 2014
JUSTCODING
Infection control experts warn that it's only a matter of time before another pandemic like swin
SNF surveys have pivoted over the past few months to focus on infection control amid COVID-19 out
Hospital infection control experts give you tips on how to improve compliance and staff awareness
JANUARY 12, 2017
Infection control experts give you tips on how to improve compliance and staff awareness
FEBRUARY 23, 2017
JANUARY 1, 2019
Work with your pharmacy and infection control teams to ensure your facility’s sterile compo
MARCH 1, 2019
Work with your pharmacy and infection control teams to ensure your facility’s sterile compo
MARCH 1, 2019
By John Palmer For years, infection control experts have warned that imp
NOVEMBER 24, 2019
JUNE 25, 2014
JUSTCODING
OCTOBER 8, 2014
JUSTCODING
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
JUSTCODING
AUGUST 12, 2015
JUSTCODING
While CMS is currently focusing surveys on infection control and instances of immediate jeopardy,
MARCH 9, 2017
Editor’s note: During the current COVID-19 outbreak, surveys outside of infection contr
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