Over the past two weeks, half a dozen stories have detailed new norovirus outbreaks around the U.S.
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.
Two humans can have wildly different bacteria living on their skin, and a study tested whether this bacteria could be recovered from keyboards and computer mice.
The new "H3" strain can cause severe illness, and it can have a great impact on the elderly.
In hotels, offices, schools and long-term care facilities, contaminated soft surfaces can be a significant challenge.
From hand hygiene programs to touchpoint cleaning, we explore a number of today's important infection control issues.
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.
Why they work and what you should know to maximize their effectiveness.
It is this time of year that the public must be especially aware of the information provided by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the National Foundation of Infectious Diseases and other public health organizations and follow through on their suggestions.