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Top 10 Infection Control Challenges
As infection control chiefs gather for the annual conference of the Association of Professionals in Infection Control...
Clostridium difficile infections increasing among children
Clostridium difficile, a nasty, infectious disease that tends to spread in hospitals, is cropping up in more U.S...
VA to resume some procedures
The Zablocki Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Milwaukee hopes to have resumed about half of the medical procedures...
Las Vegas hospitals need to change culture
  Las Vegas hospital patients can be protected if doctors and hospitals commit to do no harm. Others across...
Web Exclusive: OSHA Bloodborne Pathogen Training Mandatory for Physicians
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration does not exempt physicians from annual training requirements...
NH releases report on HAIs
The state released its first report yesterday on hospital infections, showing that patients developed 134 infections...
US sees drop in dangerous hospital staph illnesses
Aggressive, drug-resistant staph infections caught in hospitals or from medical treatment are becoming scarcer, another...
Arsenal of antibiotics not being restocked
We have come to expect that modern medicine can cure just about any infection. But bacteria are finding ways to evade...
Hospital infections: The hidden epidemic
Going to the hospital puts you in harm's way. Hospitals know this and avoid talking about it. And until now, the...
79 Miami-area veterans never notified of possibly unsafe colonoscopies
The Veterans' Administration, which in March 2009 revealed that more than 2,400 Miami-area veterans were given...

Book: Infection Control for Nursing Homes:
This book helps directors of nursing, staff educators, and long-term care administrators update their current infection...
Book: Complete Guide to Lab Safety, 3rd Ed.
The third edition of this popular resource makes training and compliance easier by consolidating regulations from all...
Book: OSHA Training Handbook for Healthcare Facilities
This concise primer cuts through the clutter and illustrates how to maintain compliance. Save time trying to interpret...
OSHAHealthcareAdvisor.com
An online community created for OSHA program compliance managers and safety officers in healthcare facilities...
Book: Facility Safety and Emergency Management
Promote facility safety and emergency management throughout your facility all year long with the HCPro Facility Safety...
Book: OSHA Program Manual
Keep your OSHA safety program strong with these regularly updated manuals for medical and dental facilities. Updates...
Book: The Compliance Guide to the OSHA GHS Standard for Hazardous Chemical Labeling
The Hazard Communication standard is one of the most cited and penalized OSHA standards. OSHA has revamped the standard...
Video: Hazard Communication Training: Implementing the GHS
This 30 minute video will help healthcare facilities train staff on OSHA’s revised Hazard Communication standard.
Newsletter: Medical Environment Update - Electronic and Print, 1 year
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Newsletter: Medical Environment Update - Electronic, 1 year
A subscription to Medical Environment Update pays for itself by saving you time sorting through complex regulations and...