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HAI Prevention and Environmental Hygiene: The Changing Landscape of Healthcare Delivery

This report addresses the criticality of surface disinfection and environmental hygiene — a cornerstone of infection prevention and control -- but it is just one part of the bigger picture of HAI prevention. It is essential that infection preventionists recognize and understand the changing landscape of healthcare delivery that requires healthcare facilities to meet new financial incentives to avoid HAIs and other conditions that impact patient outcomes.

  • Explore mandatory reporting and healthcare quality improvement initiatives
  • Examine healthcare economics, value-based purchasing and the business case for
    HAI prevention
  • Review the role of the environment and hygiene best practices in HAI control and prevention