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Mar 22, 2017
As many older patients are affected by Clostridium difficile (C.diff) in hospital settings, South Nassau Communities Ho
Sep 16, 2016
Despite implementing universal gloving, an increased emphasis on hand hygiene and antibiotic stewardship measures, the facility ended the year with a rate that was more than double its target.
Jun 16, 2015
Antibiotic stewardship was implemented in 2011 and focuses on five 'D's': Drug, De-escalation of therapy, Discontinuation of therapy, Dose and Diagnosis.
Jan 28, 2015
As the field moves from a fee-for-service to value-based model, leaders are focusing on quality, population health management and providing more integrated, better co
Jan 26, 2015
Aug 15, 2014
Cybersecurity vulnerabilities and intrusions pose risks for every hospital and its reputation.
Aug 1, 2009
Illness from C. diff commonly affects older adults in hospitals or long-term care facilities and typically occurs after the use of antibiotics.