The 2017 APIC Conference: The Carole DeMille Award

What is the National Healthcare Safety Network?

Nursing Homes and Infection Control: The Most Common Infections

Nursing Homes and Infection Control: The Most Vulnerable Patients

Nursing Homes and Infection Control

The Veterans Health Administration: A National Leader in HAI Reduction

3 Keys to Measuring the Cost-Effectiveness of an HAI Reduction Intervention: Part 3

3 Keys to Measuring the Cost-Effectiveness of an HAI Reduction Intervention: Part 2

3 Keys to Measuring the Cost Effectiveness of an HAI Reduction Intervention

Medicare Reimbursement and Hospital-Acquired Infections: A Costly Connection

The Dirt on Garden Bacteria

Patient Safety Awareness Week 2017

International Women's Day: Healthcare Edition

Black History Month: 5 Health Care Highlights

Bacteria: We Love You. We Love You Not.

We Only Have One Chance: One Mom's Battle Against Cancer and Infection (Part 2)

We Only Have One Chance: One Mom's Battle Against Cancer and Infection

Special Populations Series: Pediatric Cancer

Special Populations Series: Cancer

5 Things You Didn't Know About the Flu

Types of Hospitals in the US

Healthcare Trends for 2017

Biggest Health Stories of 2016

4 Things the CDC Does for Me (and You)

3 Key Differences Between White Papers and Scientific Papers

Pets and Pathogens: Keeping Our Furry Friends Healthy

Thankful for Antibiotics

2016 Conference Update

The VA: Our Veterans' Health Care

Science and Politics, Part 4: The Presidential Election

EOScu Clinical Trial Results Are In: Significant Reductions in HAIs at Sentara Leigh Hospital

Happy Birthday, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek!

International Infection Prevention Week 2016: "Break the Chain of Infection"

Science and Politics, Part 3: Funding Science

Science and Politics, Part 2: The President's Role

Science and Politics, Part 1: Our Founding Fathers

P value: What's Chance Got to Do With It?

Back to School Bacteria

Women's Equality Day: Science Edition

Sickly Stowaways: Pathogens on a Plane

Epidemiology: The Unsung Olympic Ecent, Part 2

Epidemiology: The Unsung Olympic Event, Part 1

The Hawthorne Effect: What happens when no one's watching?

Pokemon Go and Pathogens

Science By Design: Types of Research Study Designs

Internal and External Validity

Plasmids Take A Hike

Log Reduction: What does it mean?

A New Category of Clean: Preventive Biocidal Surfaces

The Newest Superbug to Reach the US: The Final Threshold Crossed?

Memorial Day: Remembering Our Troops' Most Lethal Enemy

Copper vs. Cuprous Oxide: What's the Difference?

6 Steps from Contaminated Environment to an Infected Patient

Bacteria: Our Love/Hate Relationship

8 Great Podcasts to Check Out This Summer

Anatomy of a Scientific Journal Article

Scientific Journals: From the Lab to the World

Stopping the C. diff Cycle

8 Ways John Snow is like Jon Snow

6 Reasons Why C. diff is a Menace

C. Diff: The Perfect Storm

Clostridium difficile: An Introduction

The Pathogens That Made History: Consumption, Part 2

The Pathogens That Made History: Consumption, Part 1

The Rules of Engagement: Injection Safety

The Rules of Engagement: Reprocessing Medical Devices

The Rules of Engagement in the War Against Germs: Standard Contact Precautions

The Most Common Sites and Types of HAIs

Why are hospitals banning antimicrobials, but not copper?

Outpatient Services and Infection Control, Part 5: Moving Forward

Outpatient Services and Infection Prevention, Part 4: Tracking Infections

Oupatient Services and Infection Prevention, Part 3: What We Don't Know is Hurting Us

Outpatient Services and Infection Prevention, Part 2: What is ambulatory care?

Outpatient Services and Infection Prevention

Cleaning House, Part 4: Touch Points

Choosing a Disinfectant: What to Sic on the Bugs Making You Sick

Cleaning House, Part 2: Know Your Household Pathogen

Cleaning House after Flu, Cold, Or Bug: Lessons from the Cleanest Hospitals

The Golden Age of Microbiology, Part 3

The Golden Age of Microbiology: Part 2

The Golden Age of Microbiology: Part 1

Microbrews and Microbiology

Career Focus: What is a hospital epidemiologist?

The 5 Themes in 2016 Health Predictions

The Top 10 Health Infographics of 2015

15 Years After To Err is Human: What Has Improved?

A Child Is Born: Remembering Our Tiniest Patients

Medicare Reimbursement and Hospital-Acquired Infections: The Costly Connection

Where The 4 Top Hospital Rating Groups Get Their Data

How Hospital Scores Are Generated: An Overview

Hospital Scores: We Compare The Top 3 Ratings Websites

Today we are thankful for... Vaccines.

The White Coat: The Contamination Controversy

Top 6 Blog Posts from Our First Year!

Pathogen, Persistence, and Prevalence

The Bizarre Animal That Helps Keep Us Healthy

Halloween Nightmare: Swarming Proteus

Silver vs Copper: Which is the better biocide? (Part 5)

Silver vs Copper: Which is the better biocide? (Part 4)

Silver vs Copper: Which is the better biocide? (Part 3)

Silver vs Copper: Which is the better biocide? (Part 2)

Silver vs Copper: Which is the better biocide? (Part 1)

MRSA: Locker Room Menace

MRSA: An Ancient Bacteria Adapts to Modern Medicine

5 Facts About MRSA You Need to Know

The Origins of Germ Theory, Part 3: Microscopes

The Origins of Germ Theory, Part 2: A Plague Upon Your House

The Origins of Germ Theory, Part 1: Enter Miasma

Is Antibacterial Soap the Same As Regular Soap?

Evidence Hierarchy: From The Laboratory to Reduced HAIs

Routes of Transmission - How the Germs Get Around

Contaminated Environment = Infected Patient: A Proof In Six Steps 

4 Ways to Improve Terminal Cleaning

How clean is your hospital room?

Gram Positive vs Gram Negative Bacteria and the Fight Against HAIs

3 Takeaways from the "Do No Harm" series from Vox

What is Community-Acquired MRSA?

When Your Bacteria Colonies Get Hostile: That's An Infection

Hospital Acquired Conditions vs. Hospital Acquired Infections: The Differences

Copper vs. Cuprous Oxide: What is the Difference?

You'll Never Look At A Bedrail The Same Way Again.

What is a Preventable Adverse Event?

Hospital Surfaces: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

The Horrors of Biofilms: Like Jason, They Keep Coming Back

Attack of the Killer Slime: It's not a B-Movie, It's a Biofilm

Bacteria's 3 Real Estate Requirements (and only one of them is LOCATION)

Preventive Biocidal Surfaces: A Definition in 4 Parts

Preventive Biocidal Surfaces: A New Category of Clean

5 Things You Can Do To Avoid A Hospital-Acquired Infection

Anatomy of an Isolation Room

Professional Profile: Sorrel King, Josie King Foundation

Invasion of the Nanoparticles: Separating Fact from Fiction, Part 1

Professional Profile: Megan Kalina, EDAC, CID, LEED AP

You Are So Metal

10 Resources for Patient Safety

Germs on Surfaces: From Wimps to Bullies, Part 2

Germs: From Wimps to Bullies, Part 1

Is A Virus Living or Non-Living? Yes. Part 2

Is a Virus Living or Non-Living? Yes. | Part 1

Critically Clean: An In-Depth Look

Ask the Expert: The CRE Superbugs

How Hospitals Stay Clean, Part 2

How Hospitals Stay Clean, Part 1

Revenge of the Superbugs, Part 3

Revenge of the Superbugs, Part 2

Revenge of the Superbugs, Part 1

Treated Article vs. Public Health Claims

The Meaning of Clean: Sanitizers, Disinfectants, and Sterilizers

Kills 99.9% of bacteria* - Why the asterisk?

Hospitals and Evidence-Based Design Part 3: Today's New Hospitals

Hospitals and Evidence-Based Design Part 2: The Revolutionary 100 Years

Hospitals and Evidence-Based Design Part 1: Early History

The Final Round-Up of Pathogens Causing Hospital-Acquired Infections

Watching, Waiting: Opportunistic Pseudomonas, Enterobacter, and Candida

Stealthy Passengers: E. coli, Klebsiella, and Enterococcus

The Prime Suspect in HAIs: Staphylococcus

The Usual Suspects: The Microorganisms that Cause HAIs

Guest Blogger: Team Stryker and Patient Empowerment in 6 Steps

3 Not-So-Easy Steps to an EPA Registration for Public Health Claims

EPA and Public Health Claims

How To Be A More Empowered Patient, Part V

How To Be A More Empowered Patient, Part IV

How To Be A More Empowered Patient, Part III

How To Be A More Empowered Patient, Part II

New Year's Resolution: How To Be A More Empowered Patient, Part I

Personal Stories about Hospital Acquired Infections, Part I

4 Key Terms in Infection Control

4 Critical Steps on the Path to Zero Harm

3 Major Innovations on the Long Road to Hospital Infection Control

3 Reasons Why Patients Get Infections

Happy Thanksgiving, Iggy and Flo!

The Most Contaminated and Most Touched Surfaces in a Patient Room

The Most Common Sites and Types of Hospital Acquired Infections

Our Love/Hate Relationship with Bacteria

Just how does copper kill germs?

Hospital Acquired Infections: Kickin' You When You're Already Down

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