Resources Header

PDI Healthcare

Resources

Products kills bugs, but people prevent infections.™

We have developed an infection prevention library that includes clinical studies and educational tools to give you integrated, evidence-based solutions.  It's all part of our passion to Be The Difference®, every day.

Resources Menu

October 18, 2015

Strategies for Successful Collaboration Between Infection Prevention and Environmental Services to Target Zero HAIs

Strategies for Successful Collaboration Between Infection Prevention and Environmental Services to Target Zero HAIs

According to the CDC, about 1 in 25 hospital patients has at least one healthcare acquired infection (HAI) on any given day. However, studies suggest that when infection prevention (IP) and environmental services professionals work collaboratively, rates of infection transmission, process redundancies and costs are reduced and facility outcomes and patient satisfaction are improved. Thus, there is a large opportunity for healthcare facilities to drive positive change through regular collaboration between infection prevention, environmental services, and other key pathogens.

http://www.healthcarefacilitiestoday.com/posts/Strategies-for-successful-collaboration-between-infection-prevention-and-environmental-services-to-target-zero-HAIs--10281

Healthcare Facilities Today