The Million Dollar Question

A more comprehensive approach to the assessment and reporting of all hospital-onset bacteremia was a major topic at this year’s Association for Vascular Access Scientific Meeting. We learned from Michelle DeVries, MPH, CIC, VA-BC lecture “Beyond CLABSI; Considering Hospital Onset Bacteremia,” that current literature supports moving beyond just CLABSI to more robust surveillance that includes peripheral […]

Better Blood Culture Tests Equal Better Patient Care | Reposted from LinkedIn

Live interview with Barbara DeBaun and Nancy C. Caralla from C Diff Foundation on VoiceAmerica discussing how better blood culture tests equal better patient care, fewer antibiotics, and less C.difficile. For full story click here Reposted from LinkedIn / Barbara DeBaun and Nancy C. Caralla. / October 2020.