Hospital-Acquired Infections: Everything You Should Know

Hospital-Acquired Infections: Everything You Should Know

The environmental hygiene in preventing Hospital-Acquired Infections (HAIs) has become a hot topic for discussion these days. A hospital-acquired infection, abbreviated as HAI, is usually one that first appears three days after a patient is admitted to a hospital or other healthcare facility. Infections acquired in a hospital are also called nosocomial infections. It has been widely accepted that the bulk of HAIs are the result of transmission from one patient to another via contaminated hands of caregivers or... read more

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