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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...
Web Exclusive: Blue Cross, hospitals launch blood clot prevention study
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, Blue Care Network, the University of Michigan Medical Center and 16 other...
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...
Less blood is really more, transfusion critics say
Long dominated by Jehovah’s Witnesses — whose faith forbids blood transfusions — bloodless surgeries...
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...
US sees drop in dangerous hospital staph illnesses
Aggressive, drug-resistant staph infections caught in hospitals or from medical treatment are becoming scarcer, another...
Electronic surveillance is key to HAI investigation
Electronic surveillance is becoming a critical tool in an infection preventionist's arsenal of tools with which to...

Book: Infection Control for Nursing Homes:
This book helps directors of nursing, staff educators, and long-term care administrators update their current infection...
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.
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