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Proper cleaning may help prevent the spread of coronavirus.
Healthcare workers often come to work sick. Flexible sick leave policies may help stop that.
The CDC offers guidance on what personal proactive equipment healthcare workers should use when caring for a patient with coronavirus.
Employers that knowingly fail to comply with OSHA standards will see a near 2% increase in monetary penalties.
The accreditation agency calls on healthcare organizations to support nurses by addressing the causes of burnout.
A new report finds antimicrobial resistance is higher in medical device-associated infections than those from surgical procedures.
These tips can help you implement training and reporting that drive the incident rate to zero.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention lists 18 kinds of antibiotic-resistant bacteria and fungi that pose urgent, serious, or concerning threats.
The nonprofit organizations both aim to promote patient safety in a variety of healthcare settings.
A new National Academy of Medicine report offers solutions to prevent caregiver burnout.