Safety - May 2022
Hospitals face a series of risks when unwanted pests get into their facility.
Report says OSHA must closely scrutinize itself to ensure future actions protect workers.
Wayfinding has proven essential to help patients, staff and visitors navigate hospitals.
Hospital kitchens face the same challenges as families but on a much grander scale.
Hospitals can’t shutter operations during renovations, so it is up to construction crews to ensure their work doesn’t harm patients.
Daniel Loo of Rimkus Consulting Group's Safety and Security Practice advises how healthcare facilities can better serve their operations.
Out of every 100 patients in acute-care hospitals, seven patients in high-income countries and 15 patients in low- and middle-income countries will acquire at least one hospital acquired infection.
Diarrheal illnesses are among most frequent healthcare-acquired infections in long-term care facilities