More than 700 hospitals have been penalized in the past year for patient injuries including high hospital associated infection rates, according to a recent article from Med City News. The monetary penalties are steep, totaling roughly $430 million.
Enforced by Medicare…
A recent study from FEMS Microbiology Letters found C.difficile contamination at an industrial laundry facility, Categories: News
Resolve to Defeat HAIs in 2017
We are already two weeks into 2017, but it’s not too late to define your New Year’s resolutions. What better way to ensure a fruitful and healthy new year than continuing on the course to eliminate harmful HAIs?
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently released