Infection Control - January 2023
Striving for Better Cleaning in Hospitals
Cleaning patient rooms is more efficient when workers follow a set pattern.
Drug-Resistant Fungal Infection Found in Mississippi Senior Care Facility
Two residents have died from the infection.
Is Routine Disinfecting Necessary?
The need for the right surface disinfectant in the hands of educated professional cleaners is paramount.
Industry Group Requests OSHA Standard Remains Consistent with Updated COVID Standards
The American Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living argues that original COVID-19 protocols are no longer prudent due to new variants.
Reality Check: Rethinking Surface Disinfectants
Huge gap remains between government registration protocols for disinfectants and the real world.
Infection Control Market on the Rise
Several healthcare-associated factors contribute to the rise of infection control.