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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
MAY 20, 2015
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JUNE 18, 2014
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New research shows that infections can be an underlying cause of patient falls, according to a st
OCTOBER 14, 2015
JANUARY 28, 2015
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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
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JULY 29, 2015
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Antimicrobial resistance was found to be higher in medical device-associated infections than in t
DECEMBER 5, 2019
NOVEMBER 20, 2013
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Infection is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality among nursing home residents in the Uni
OCTOBER 25, 2019
Infection Control Infection Control
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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
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MAY 6, 2015
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  Infection Control
  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
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
  Antibiotic stewardship addressed head on in CMS’ revised infection control requirements
Infection Control
When should staff and physicians be educated about healthcare-associated infections including sur
NOVEMBER 11, 2014
 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
New information about the causes of surgical site infections (SSI) might one day help to better p
SEPTEMBER 29, 2015
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
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
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
The FDA issued a safety alert in September around infections associated with reprocessed flexible
OCTOBER 27, 2015
Controlling moisture can cut energy costs, infections, and maintain code compliance
DECEMBER 8, 2016
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
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
Dozens of patients at Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle were infected with a superbug infe
JANUARY 27, 2015
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
Healthcare-associated infections in acute care hospitals have decreased nationally, including a 1
JANUARY 21, 2015
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
The Association of Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) recently released i
JULY 23, 2015
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
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The deaths of at least four children from a flesh-eating infection contracted from imprope
APRIL 30, 2014
Of all the new technologies emerging in the fight against healthcare-acquired infections, the one
Effectively treating any infection requires a certain measure of early identification and rapid r
FEBRUARY 18, 2015
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
True or false: When a patient has been seen in the outpatient clinic for a minor eye infection an
DECEMBER 2, 2014
MARCH 25, 2015
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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
By John Commins Between 1% and 2% of New Yorkers infected with COVID-19
JULY 9, 2020
DECEMBER 16, 2015
JUSTCODING
Infection control experts have been warning for some time now that the newest, and perhaps worst,
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
A study from the American Journal of Infection Control (AJIC) found that 85% of healthcare worker
JULY 22, 2015
A study from the American Journal of Infection Control (AJIC) found that 85% of healthca
JULY 21, 2015
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
The accreditor says hospitals must test mothers for disease that could infect the newborn during
APRIL 1, 2018
FEBRUARY 11, 2015
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APRIL 23, 2014
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A new study published in Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology, the journal of the Societ
MARCH 8, 2018
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DECEMBER 3, 2014
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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
JANUARY 21, 2015
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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
DECEMBER 23, 2014
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JUNE 25, 2014
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OCTOBER 8, 2014
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SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
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SEPTEMBER 23, 2015
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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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