Antibiotic-resistant bacteria could be responsible for 10 million deaths a year if their spread is not halted.
This marks the fourth such outbreak aboard a cruise ship this year.
A risk management plan can be established by identifying and assessing risks and then developing strategies to manage them.
The presentation covers a number of infection control best practices.
An infection control plan becomes a guide to answer the basic questions of who, what, when, where, how and why.
Learn more about the presenters for our upcoming Infection Control Tips And Timesavers critical issue webcast.
From hand hygiene programs to touchpoint cleaning, we explore a number of today's important infection control issues.
For cleaning workers to have a significant impact on reducing the spread of infection, it is important that they use the right tools and follow some simple but specific guidelines.
On January 6, 2014, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) discovered 44 cases of a strain of bacteria called carbapenem-resistant enterobacteriaceae, or CRE, in northeast Illinois.