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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...
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: HAI Rates on the Decline
Rates of hospital-acquired infections between 2000 and 2007 decreased in all four regions of the U.S. The Midwest...
Las Vegas panel discusses how best to stem the spread of infection
A Las Vegas Sun investigation found that lethal “superbugs" are infecting thousands of patients in local...
MO reverses policy that removed older data on hospital infections
Missouri will start publishing past years of data about hospital infection rates on its website, the state's top health...
'We're the ones who are in there. Our lives are entrusted to them'
Nevada State Sen. Shirley Breeden understands the patient suffering caused by hospital-acquired infections. While she...
Antibiotic-resistant bacteria moving from South Asia to US
A dangerous new mutation that makes some bacteria resistant to almost all antibiotics has become increasingly common in...
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...

Continuing Education: Briefings on Infection Control
Your facility's infection control and prevention initiatives are in the spotlight: Scrutiny from The Joint Commission...
Video: Infection Control During Construction:
Use this quick training tool to teach construction workers about the important role they play in keeping your facility...
Video: Infection Control Training Video for Environmental Services:
Highlighting common scenarios from hand hygiene and glove use to properly cleaning patient rooms, this video will...
Video: Infection Control Training Video for Dietary Services:
In just 15 minutes, this training video gives your dietary staff simple strategies on the do's and don'ts for proper IC...
Video: The Infection Prevention Toolkit: Seven-Minute Solutions for Five IC Hotspots
This DVD provides five, seven -minute segments, that cover the most pressing topics in IC prevention.
Book: Long-Term Care Pocket Guide for Infection Control:
This convenient resource helps staff comply with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) infection...