TITLE

Cleaning Up C. Diff, Together

AUTHOR(S)
Aiello, Marianne
PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
HealthLeaders Magazine;Mar2012, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p45
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article highlights the collaborative efforts of clinical and environmental services staffs with the Hunterdon Medical Center in Flemington, New Jersey to reduce incidence rates of Clostridium difficile with the implementation of a two-step cleaning process. Example shows how the cleaning process help mitigate oversights. A rapid-testing technology is used by Hunterdon Medical Center and the Jewish Hospital to ensure that the cleaning processes work.
ACCESSION #
72658580

 

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