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June 30, 2021
A discussion about the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology with CEO Devin Jopp.
Screening and isolation protocols were shown to reduce the risk of transmission.
AFHs reported concerns such as staff coming to work sick and lack of PPE.
IPs experienced PPE shortages, high levels of stress and emotional exhaustion.
A study looked at the prevalence of Metallo-B-lactamase (MBLs) producing A. baumannii isolates in one hospital setting.
June 29, 2021
Staff trainings on prevention practices were found to be common by inconsistent.
The organizations and their full-time employees both benefited from the PRN IPs.
A significant decrease in the rate of VAP occurred during the study period.
Post-intervention saw 55% of patients receive overall guideline-concordant antibiotics.
June 28, 2021
Sensors provided data for more hand washing opportunities for healthcare workers and affected related behaviors.