Infection Control in Home Care and Hospice

An Official Publication of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC)

Emily Rhinehart (retired)

Mary McGoldrick, MS, RN, CRNI®, Home Care and Hospice Consultant, Home Health Systems, Inc.

ISBN-13: 9780763740160
ISBN-10:0763740160
Paperback: 245 pages
© 2006
Product Dimensions: 10.9 x 8.5 x 0.6 inches
List Price: $190.00 #IC 2906

Infection Control in Home Care and Hospice, Second Edition also:

  • Provides basic information on the science of infectious disease transmission

  • Offers a comprehensive approach to surveillance of home care acquired infection

  • Addresses specific patient care issues and prevention of infection, including infusion therapy, urinary tract care, respiratory tract care, and wound care

  • Discusses multidrug-resistant organisms and their management

  • Incorporates the latest information and guidance on agents of bioterrorism

  • Translates and adapts principles and practices developed for hospitals to the home care and hospice settings

  • Includes specific home care examples, in addition to forms, charts, and tables

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