Brooke K. Decker, MD

As the NIH Clinical Center Director of the Hospital Epidemiology Service, Dr. Brooke K. Decker collaborates with both clinical and non-clinical services to prevent hospital-acquired infections.


The Role of Health Care Laundry in Infection Prevention

July 21, 2022

Environmental sources of pathogen organisms can sometimes be difficult to narrow down in a health care facility. One possible source of transmission is the laundry used, and not maintaining strict cleanliness attention can put both patients and workers at risk.