Articles in Inside Accreditation & Quality - Volume 1 Issue 9
Include your water management team in construction and renovation projects to ensure checks are done for waterborne infections before patients and staff move in.
Review and update your water management plan to include the latest guidelines by CMS and CDC.
Probably the best practice, however, is not to use them at all.
Have staff employ these tips and strategies when interacting with patients to decrease tensions and improve patient care.
TJC has recently highlighted a Frequently Asked Question (FAQ) on storage management that clarifies storage of partial cylinders.