Study: Hand Hygiene Compliance Improvement Cuts MRSA Rates in Half

Sabrina Rodak - Print  |

Hand hygiene compliance improvement reduced the acquisition of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a children's hospital and saved costs, according to a study in American Journal of Infection Control.

Researchers conducted a failure mode effectiveness analysis to identify barriers in hand hygiene compliance in a children's hospital and implemented improvement measures.

Click here to read the full story on hand hygiene compliance and MRSA in Becker's Hospital Review.

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