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Impact of Surveillance Rounds on Adherence to Infection Control Policies and Procedures at a Children's Hospital

  • Archana Chatterjee (a1), Brenda Heybrock (a2), Sharon Plummer (a2) and Kay Eischen (a2)

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Adherence to written infection control policies and procedures was studied and on-site education was provided for 1 year at a children's hospital. There was significant improvement in sharp objects disposal, hazardous waste handling, availability of personal protective equipment, isolation precautions, and staff knowledge regarding location of the exposure control plan.

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Impact of Surveillance Rounds on Adherence to Infection Control Policies and Procedures at a Children's Hospital

  • Archana Chatterjee (a1), Brenda Heybrock (a2), Sharon Plummer (a2) and Kay Eischen (a2)

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