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Implementing a ventilator bundle in a community hospital.
BACKGROUND Mercy & Unity Hospitals of Minnesota implemented the ventilator bundle concept as part of an Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) collaborative on improving care in the intensiveExpand
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Competency in infection prevention: a conceptual approach to guide current and future practice.
Professional competency has traditionally been divided into 2 essential components: knowledge and skill. More recent definitions have recommended additional components such as communication, values,Expand
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The road to 2020-guest editorial.
Drop a Bundle and Save: Reducing Surgical Site Infections Across Surgical Populations
Each year approximately 26.6 million inpatient surgical procedures are performed in the United States, and data analysis from the National Center for Health Statistics and the National HealthcareExpand
APIC celebrates 40 years.