New York hospitals see decrease in bloodstream infections

09/26/2011 | American City Business Journals

The New York Department of Health reports that the rate of central line-associated bloodstream infections has dropped 37% since 2007 and the rate of surgical site infections for some procedures is down 15%. The decrease in infections led to millions of dollars in savings for hospitals in the state, according to the report.

View Full Article in:

American City Business Journals

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Regional Director, Southeastern Region - State Affairs
America's Heatlh Insurance Plans (AHIP)
Washington, DC
Associate Manager, Regulatory Affairs
Stryker
Mahwah, NJ
Associate General Counsel
Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute
Washington, D.C , DC
Chief Executive Officer
CarePoint Health Plan
Jersey City, NJ
Senior Director, Research
America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)
Washington, DC