A Queen’s University researcher has found that nearly 40 percent of infection preventionists do not believe their hospital is sufficiently clean.
The Association for the Healthcare Environment (AHE) announces the recipients of the 2013 Recognition Awards for excellence in caring for the environment, volunteer service, mentorship and environmental sustainability.
The Association for the Healthcare Environment (AHE) of the American Hospital Association announces its line-up of keynote speakers and general sessions at EXCHANGE 2013 being held September 15-18 in Indianapolis.
Collaboration between infection preventionists and environmental services professionals is paramount to effective environmental cleaning and improved patient outcomes.
Infection Control Today spoke with Cindy Molko, CLLM, RLLD, director of linen and central services at Mayo Clinic - Saint Mary's Hospital in Rochester, Minn. about key issues facing laundry and central sterile professionals related to infection prevention.
A prescription for the design, construction and operation of high-performance healthcare facilities would be provided through a proposed standard from ASHRAE and the American Society for Healthcare Engineering (ASHE).
Infection Control Today present highlights from the annual conference of the Association for the Healthcare Environment (AHE) held Sept. 16-19, 2012 in Phoenix.