Tag: "World Health Organization"

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Hand Hygiene, Prescription Vigilance, UV-C equipment

Hand Hygiene, Prescription Vigilance, UV-C equipment

LMHS: What’s the latest on superbugs? Source: News-Press.com Author: Kathleen Welch The discovery of penicillin in 1929 was one of the greatest breakthroughs in medical history. Antibiotics have allowed science and innovation to progress into modern medicine: joint replacements, organ transplants and cancer therapy are just a few procedures dependent on the ability to fight […]

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Do Doctors Have Time To Properly Wash Thier Hands?

Do Doctors Have Time To Properly Wash Their Hands?

Doctors don’t wash hands properly 40% of the time A study found doctors in several countries do not wash their hands properly 40 percent of the time, World Health Organization officials in Switzerland say. Nurses had the highest compliance rates at 71 percent across all sites — at 43 hospitals in Costa Rica, Italy, Mali, […]