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Victoria Times Colonist. March 26, 2007.
This article reports on findings from an investigation into hospital-acquired infections in British Columbia.
Berens MJ, Armstrong K. Seattle Times. November 16-18, 2008.
This three-part journalistic investigation highlights efforts in Washington State to track and minimize the spread of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and to address organizational resistance to changes needed to mitigate the problem.
Snyderman N. NBC News. February 22, 2012.
This news video reports how inadequate sterilization of surgical instruments can affect patient safety.
Landro L. Wall Street Journal. June 5, 2012;D1.
This newspaper article describes how one hospital reduced hospital-acquired infection rates.
Kolata G. New York Times. August 22, 2012.
Despite strict infection controls placed around a patient carrying a deadly antibiotic-resistant bacteria, 17 other patients also became infected and 6 died. This newspaper article details the approach used to track the chain of transmission.
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Mableton, GA: Safe Care Campaign.
This Web site provides patient safety resources, including posters and videos with information on hand hygiene, infection prevention, and medication errors.
Catalanello R. The Times-Picayune. April 15, 2014.
Chicago, IL: American Hospital Association Physician Leadership Forum; July 2014.