WHO and Infection Prevention and Control in the Primary Care Setting: Guiding IP (Programs) Along the Continuum of Care
October 14, 2021
Infection prevention and control (IPC) efforts in the acute care setting have proven imperative to patient safety initiatives and good...
How the Pandemic has Impacted Public Health Hand Hygiene: Product Demand and Product Safety
May 4, 2021
While hand hygiene has been a mainstay in healthcare infection prevention, the focus on this practice has been heightened in...
Mitigating Risk of Endemic MRSA and VRE Transmission with the Discontinuation of Contact Precautions: Looking at the Issue
February 22, 2021
Infection Prevention expert, Joan Hebden, discusses the recommendations for patient management of endemic methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and vancomycin-resistant Enterococci (VRE) with contact precautions in part one of this two-part blog.
When COVID-19 Rages On into Flu Season: The Challenges and Realities of Re-opening Schools
September 4, 2020
If you’re a parent with school-aged children navigating the world of “return to school options”, you know that the end...
Hand Hygiene Compliance in a Non-Compliant World
April 28, 2019
We all know that hand hygiene is a cornerstone of infection prevention and the “wash your hands” slogan is synonymous...