SSI

Post-surgery infection that occurs in part of body that underwent surgery.

Reducing SSIs in the Era of Payment Reform

Colonized patients are up to 9 times more likely to develop an SSI,1 and more than 8 out of 10...

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Identifying and Addressing Risks for SSIs and CLABSIs

Infection preventionists are being asked to identify ways to help address some their organizations’ most pressing challenges, such as reducing...

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Case Study: 25-Hospital IDN Addresses Risks for SSIs and CLABSIs

Infection prevention is a top priority in acute care facilities due to mandatory reporting of healthcare-associated infections (HAIs), potential reimbursement...

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Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-2019) Outbreak Protection by Pall Breathing System Filters in Mechanical Ventilation

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA provides guidance on production of alcohol-based hand sanitizer to help boost supply, protect public health

FDA NEWS RELEASE

As part of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s ongoing commitment to address the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the...

APIC’s Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Fact Sheet

APIC has created a new fact sheet for infection preventionists (IPs) to share with their colleagues and patients during the...

The Ultimate Guide to Healthy Hands

Hand hygiene is one of the most important measures for preventing the spread of infection within healthcare facilities. Repeated use...