Hospitals screen for patients with drug-resistant bacteria

07/27/2007 | NYTimes.com

Screening and isolation of patients with drug-resistant bacteria, along with continued hygiene focus, could reduce the number of dangerous infections. Some hospitals have begun swabbing patients and placing those with the bacteria in sterilized isolation rooms with dedicated equipment, to prevent the spread of infection.

View Full Article in:

NYTimes.com

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Vice-President of Technology and Regulatory Affairs
AdvaMed
Washington DC, DC
Sr Product Manager Global Marketing (US/DA/00/0085/SL) - 14000009V3
Abbott
Chicago, IL
Director of Medicare Products
Bluegrass Family Health
Lexington, KY
Director of Medicare Products
Bluegrass Family Health
Lexington, KY
Vice President, Information Technology
HealthPartners
MN