The Other Ones: BSIs Without the CVC
April 21, 2023
Prior to 2020, there had been a significant ongoing and sustained reduction in the rate of central line-associated bloodstream infections...
Looking at New Ways to Address Unique Challenges: Environmental Considerations for Long Term Care
March 1, 2023
What can the Infection Preventionist do to help mitigate the infection risks within LTC? Here are a few important points to remember when approaching the environment of care.
It’s All About the Skin! Why Your First Layer of Protection Must Always be Protected.
February 2, 2023
It all starts with the skin. As an absolute cornerstone to infection prevention, we know that our skin is the...
Ready. Set. Action! IPs Find New Meaning Behind the Scenes
February 1, 2023
In this episode, PDI host Marc Oliver Wright, MT(ASCP), MS, CIC, FAPIC, and Stephanie Mayoryk, RN, BSN, CIC, address the...
News you can use: Avian Influenza
January 25, 2023
With the price of eggs you would think that chickens have all given up on the world and found an...
PDI Perspective Podcast: Tridemic: Risk to Healthcare Systems as Flu. RSV, and COVID Cases Rise
November 29, 2022
PDI’s Marc-Oliver Wright, MT(ASCP), MS, CIC, FAPIC, interviews infection prevention experts Dr. David Weber, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA, FRSM (London), ...
Sani-Cloth® Bleach Germicidal Wipes + Tru-D Provide an Enhanced Layered Approach to Disinfection
November 1, 2022
Cleaning and disinfection are paramount in the health care setting. It’s important to provide enhanced disinfection in areas that may...
Reaping the Rewards of a Layered Approach
October 17, 2022
What comes of compliance monitoring and performance feedback when results are good? Sharing the successes resulting from patient satisfaction initiatives...
Reporting Requirements After the Pandemic
October 3, 2022
After the pandemic, NHSN COVID-19 reporting requirements were put into place. It was thought that the likelihood of expanding that...
You’re Smart-Choose Smarter; Work Hard-Not Harder
September 13, 2022
While recent reports may suggest that the workforce shortage in healthcare is not only dire, but a recent phenomenon, this...
Disinfectant Labels: Take a Step Back
September 6, 2022
Differentiations between production and master labels are often market-based and nuanced. Yet, some can be relatively important for IPs and end-users alike.