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3 Lessons U.S. Healthcare Can Learn from France to Cut Infections

French researchers evaluating their country’s national infection control program for healthcare facilities found significant decreases in the rates of healthcare associated infections since initiating mandatory reporting for the their national, regional, and local healthcare facilities in 2004. While France’s government-financed healthcare system is different from the American system, the researchers said that reducing HAIs through public reporting could be successfully applied to other healthcare systems.
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