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Managing hospital infection control for cost-effectiveness

Robert W. Haley

Managing hospital infection control for cost-effectiveness

by Robert W. Haley

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Published by American Hospital Pub. in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Hospitals -- Disinfection -- Cost effectiveness.,
    • Nosocomial infections -- Prevention -- Cost effectiveness.,
    • Hospitals -- Disinfection -- United States -- Costs.,
    • Nosocomial infections -- United States -- Prevention -- Costs.,
    • Cost Benefit Analysis.,
    • Cross Infection -- prevention & control.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRobert W. Haley.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA969 .H35 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 91 p. :
      Number of Pages91
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2545031M
      ISBN 100939450712
      LC Control Number85026845

      Hospital Department of Infection Control for Methodist Jennie Edmundson raska Department of Technical Services, i.e. Maintenance, Plant & BioMed Women’s Hospital, Methodist Physicians Clinics and Methodist Department of Environmental Services (Housekeeping) Department of Safety Security Department Employee Health Department Methodist Hospital. Bringing any organization, hospital or otherwise, into a desired state of change involves several steps to take and challenges to overcome, and becoming a change management vanguard for an.

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      The book is divided into three principle sections: 1) basic principles of infection control and prevention, 2) major infectious syndromes and 3) infections in vulnerable hosts. Each chapter covers the epidemiology, microbiology, clinical features, diagnosis, medical management and prevention of the disease entity of interest. Nursing Management speaks with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital CNO and Nursing Management Editorial Board member Jeffrey Doucette, DNP, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN, FACHE, in a May 4 interview. Jeff discusses the now-viral ‘Swab Squad’ at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, a group of nurses at the hospital’s COVID testing site who recently went viral with their morning dancing .


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