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November 1, 2015

Microorganism Movers: Mobile Equipment and Implications for Infection Prevention
Elizabeth Ernst, RN, BSN, MS

Numerous studies have shown that hospital surfaces and frequently used medical equipment become contaminated by a variety of pathogenic and nonpathogenic organisms. This white paper is intended to provide guidance on what can be done to mitigate cross contamination of noncritical patient care items in order to help reduce and prevent HAIs.