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What does HAI stand for?

HAI stands for Healthcare-Acquired Infection

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Meanwhile, when it comes to working to eliminate healthcare-acquired infections, leaders at Shannon Hospital in San Angelo, Texas, our third-place winning team, have found an ingenious way to harness the power of RFID systems to improving outcomes in that critical area (p.
Varga, who also cochairs the National Quality Forum Steering Committee on Healthcare-Acquired Infections, urged hospital-based physicians to become active participants in the development of protocols for preventing health care-acquired conditions.
Ian Renwick, chief executive, Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust, said: "Reducing healthcare-acquired infections and working to ensure the highest standards of hospital hygiene are two of Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust's top priorities.
Infection control practitioners, environmental services professionals, nurses and others responsible for reducing the incidence of healthcare-acquired infections may be surprised to learn that traditional methods of surface sanitation may not work as expected," said Valerie Williamson, category manager, Kimberly-Clark Professional.