Hospital Safety Insider
Even if linens in storage during a flood remain dry, each facility's infection preventionist should consider other factors when deciding whether they need to be reprocessed.
Some hospitals in Florida are evacuating and others are trucking in supplies in anticipation of Irma's expected landfall this weekend.
A major accrediting organization for hospitals released data on its most-cited standards for the first half of the year.
After nearly a decade-and-a-half with The Joint Commission, George Mills will depart from the accrediting organization this fall.
The hackers didn't get a dime from the hospital, but their stunt still resulted in a hefty repair bill.
Case serves as a reminder to hospitals everywhere that evacuation planning is essential to emergency preparedness.
Nurses complained of 'unsafe staffing situations on a daily basis' and the hospital's 'bare-bones approach.'
Despite his troubled past, a doctor passed multiple background checks before carrying out last week's mass shooting.