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Hospitals Working To Stop Spread Of Infections
10/10/2012
 
 
 

Hospitals are looking at ways to prevent the spread of diseases like MRSA .  A new study revealed cooperation is the key to reducing the spread of infection.  MRSA rates decreased when hospitals coordinated their infection control procedures.  That's because hospitals often share patients.  Researchers found when multiple area hospitals adopted a policy that pre-tested patients for infections.  MRSA rates were almost four percent lower than in hospitals that worked alone.

  
 
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