Decreasing central line-associated bloodstream infections in the Non-ICU population.

Abstract

Central line-associated bloodstream infection (CLABSI) rates above the national average precipitated a quality improvement project aimed at reducing this trend. We implemented daily chlorhexidine bathing and used 4 strategies to promote a change in practice and culture in our medical/surgical units. These strategies include the following: (1) staff… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/NCQ.0000000000000034

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