The grant as a whole will be used to support five infection control research facilities through 2020.
The mcr-1 positive strain of CRE is resistant to most forms of antibiotics, including colistin, which is viewed as the last line of defense against antibiotic-resistant bacteria.
According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), foodborne illness is a preventable public health challenge.
If restroom cleaning is restroom cleaning wherever you are, what then separates health care restroom cleaning from all of the other sectors?
If it seems shocking that there may be considerable amounts of bacteria on a toothbrush before it is ever used, prepare yourself: It only get worse from here.
At a major hospital in Chicago, IL, every patient room has a notice posted on the wall saying, “Be glad your doctor is careful about prescribing antibiotics.”
What causes the persistent restroom odor that just won’t go away, regardless of the cleaning chemical used or the cleaning process applied?
In any number of public and commercial settings restrooms are consistently cited as one of the toughest areas for cleaning and maintenance professionals to maintain—and the No. 1 source of customer complaints.
While one typically goes into a hospital to get better, in some cases, a patient can leave with a very different set of problems.
Daily restroom upkeep