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May 3, 2017

Decreasing Contagion in High-Traffic Health Care Facility Areas

Author: Deva Rea, MPH, BSN, RN, CIC, PDI Clinical Science Liaison

Source: Health Facilities Management

"In a busy health care facility, high-traffic areas can be reservoirs for infectious pathogens. Surfaces in main hallways, elevators, cafeterias and busy waiting rooms come in contact with dozens of human hands every day, while doorknobs, light switches and elevator buttons likewise are touched frequently."

Read full article (http://www.hfmmagazine.com/articles/2872-decreasing-contagion-in-high-traffic-areas)