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5 Steps to Boost a Culture of Accountability at Your Hospital

Hospitals are made up of mission-driven professionals dedicated to improving patient...

Why Hospitals Must Move Fast to Manage and Prevent Infection Outbreaks

The drug-resistant fungus, Candida Auris (C. auris) graced the front page of The New York Times on...

How Hand Hygiene Can Drive an Improved Patient Experience in Hospitals

Over the last decade, the Chief Experience Officer (CXO) role has proliferated throughout...

Tips to Increase Hand Hygiene During Flu Season

HAND WASHING IS ALWAYS IMPORTANT, BUT THIS MONTH THERE ARE TWO ADDITIONAL REMINDERS TO WASH YOUR...

The Impact of Reducing Hospital-Acquired Conditions

"Declines in hospital-acquired conditions save 8,000 lives and 2.9 billion in costs." - Agency...

The Gold Standard of Hand Hygiene Compliance: Is 100% Worth the Cost?

WOULD YOU RATHER HAVE 100% COMPLIANCE THROUGH MANUAL OBSERVATION OR 80% COMPLIANCE WITH OBJECTIVE...

Reflections from the APIC 2018 Annual Conference

Another year, another APIC Conference on the books. It is hard to believe, but this year SwipeSense...

4 Ways To Recruit and Retain Infection Preventionists

Hiring nurses is no longer only an HR problem. According to CNN Money, it is now a nationwide...

Do You Know the Hidden Costs of Hospital Acquired Infections (HAIs)?

 While HAC penalties are hitting some hospitals, most fail to grasp the broader costs HAIs have on...