TITLE

Achieving Smarter Health Care

AUTHOR(S)
Weinstock, Matthew
PUB. DATE
December 2013
SOURCE
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Dec2013, Vol. 87 Issue 12, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on research conducted by Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) which investigated whether screening and isolating infected patients, screening, isolating and decolonizing patients or decolonizing all patients without any screening, was effective in attacking methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in intensive care units. A discussion of the views that Jonathan Perlin of the HCA has about the research results is presented.
ACCESSION #
92866283

 

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