SHAUMBURG, IL — Network Services Company
, an international organization of health care and janitorial supply distributors, recently announced the launch of Healthy Measures™, a three-step consulting program to aid hospitals in the prevention of health care acquired infections (HAIs) while increasing patient satisfaction scores, according to a press release.
Partnering with health care facilities to assess their current conditions and cleaning practices, Healthy Measures
is helping hospitals meet the standards and guidelines for housekeeping and hand hygiene recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention''s
(CDC) Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee
(HICPAC), the release stated.
"Infections pose an extreme risk to patients during a hospital stay, especially if the patient is already in a vulnerable condition," said Kevin Rudd, Network Services'' chief marketing officer.
"We''ve designed Healthy Measures to be an industry-leading solution that enables hospitals to reduce infection rates, thereby safeguarding patients and improving overall patient satisfaction," Rudd added.