Take 5: Improving Infection Control Practices to Protect Patients

The May 2017 issue of Quick Safety addresses the improper sterilization or high-level disinfection (HLD) of medical equipment. The infectious outbreaks that can result from such practices threaten the safety of patients in your care. This episode of Take 5 will help you examine your own organization’s infection control practices and take steps toward further improving them.

Lisa Waldowski, DNP,PNP,CIC, infection control specialist, The Joint Commission. [6:53]