All posts tagged “Infection Prevention”

ASHE Publishes Updated Infection Control Risk Assessment

The American Society for Health Care Engineering published an updated infection control risk assessment called ICRA 2.0, which promotes and directs interdisciplinary infection prevention in healthcare facilities during construction, renovation and maintenance. Read More …

The Joint Commission Appoints New Infection Prevention and Control Director

Sylvia Garcia-Houchins, MBA, RN, CIC, has joined The Joint Commission as its new director of infection prevention and control in the Division of Healthcare Improvement. She has more than 30 years of experience in infection prevention and control in both hospital and long-term care settings, Read More …

Copper Development Association Names 2015 Patient Safety Challenge Winner

NEW YORK, N.Y. — Parkview Hospital Randallia is looking beyond the surface to reduce infections and keep its patients and staff safe. As winners of this year’s Patient Safety Challenge, the Fort Wayne, Indiana hospital Read More …

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