7 Essential Activities for Effective Infection Control
With the heightened consumer awareness of health care-associated infections, mandatory reporting of rates, and growth of pay-for-performance programs, a comprehensive and effective infection prevention program has never been more crucial. An effective infection control program aims to prevent infection transmission; protect staff, patients, and visitors; and identify, isolate, and treat infected individuals. As organizations implement and fine-tune their protocols and procedures for COVID-19 and recovery, they will be better prepared for future emergencies. How can your organization be better prepared?