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April 14, 2014

Ambulatory Surgical Site Infections: Following the Roadmap to Elimination

Ambulatory Surgical Site Infections: Following the Roadmap to Elimination

In order for ASCs to meet regulations, the HAI Action Plan recommends looking to nationally recognized infection control and prevention guidelines. Educational programs sponsored by professional organizations such as the Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN) or Association or the Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) meet CMS standards.

http://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/articles/2014/04/ambulatory-surgical-site-infections-following-the-roadmap-to-elimination.aspx

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