Day: January 14, 2018

Hospital-acquired patient infections and related healthcare expenses nationwide.

, Senior Program Supervisor, Surgical Division at Healthpoint, Ltd., a Texas-based specialty pharmaceutical company, has published clinical results on preoperative preparation methods and costs, A Systems Approach to Preoperative Surgical Patient Pores and skin Preparation,in the April 2004 problem of the American Journal of Infection Control , published by the Association for Specialists in Infections Epidemiology and Control. Deborah Paul-Cheadle, RN, CIC is second writer. Related StoriesHealthcare technology public event of the year opens entriesBoston Kids's and Rock Health synergy to accelerate development of pediatric health technologiesChildren's Memorial Hermann Hospital presents Halloween safety tipsThe paper handles preventative measures that address the mounting Surgical Site Infections, or SSI, that take into account approximately 500, 000 hospital-acquired infections in the United States each year, according to the federal government Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . Read More