infection control

Infection Prevention: The New Standard of Clean

By: Jeff Paulson

Professional cleaning isn’t just about cleaning restrooms and mopping floors anymore; today’s Environmental Services teams must focus on preventing the spread of illness and infection.

Kimberly Clark Professional Helps Schools Promote Better Behavior and Infection Control


Infection control is essential in schools, where children are vulnerable to the spread of illness. Those illnesses can cause children to miss schools, and absenteeism can have lasting effects on performance and productivity.

“Deadly Diarrhea” Rates Nearly Doubled in 10 Years: Study

Press Release

Washington, DC, September 30, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Infections with the intestinal superbug C. difficile nearly doubled from 2001 to 2010 in U.S. hospitals without noticeable improvement in patient mortality rates or hospital lengths of stay, according to a study of 2.2 million C.

Infection Control Practices Not Adequately Implemented At Many Hospital ICUs: Study

Press Release

Washington, DC, January 30, 2014 /3BL Media/ – U.S. hospital intensive care units (ICUs) show uneven compliance with infection prevention policies, according to a study in the February issue of the American Journal of Infection Control, the official publication of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC).

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