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ArticleInfection Control

Continuing in a series of strange things that I have seen while consulting at hospitals... When I consult at a hospital or an ambulatory surgical center, I always gown-up and …

Brad Keyes, CHSP | Mar 28, 2019
ArticleInfection ControlAccreditation

Q: For clinics that are in a facility classified as business occupancy, is an ICRA required? A: For Joint Commission accredited organizations, their hospital standards apply to all offsite locations …

Brad Keyes, CHSP | Dec 10, 2018
ArticleInfection Control

Q: I’m butting heads with our Infection Control group regarding holes in construction barriers. They have started requiring the contractors to make the construction sites negative air-pressure, which is fine, …

Brad Keyes, CHSP | Nov 21, 2018
Q&AInfection Control

A 'Conversation' Regarding Environmental Services Closets Q #1: Are housekeeping closets considered clean or dirty rooms and what type of supplies can you store in them? EVS is being advised by …

Brad Keyes, CHSP | Oct 17, 2017
Q&AInfection Control

Q: I know it is inappropriate to place a flushing hopper sink in a trauma room between the hand washing sink and clean storage cabinets but I can't find the …

Brad Keyes, CHSP | Jan 29, 2016
ArticleInfection Control

This post may not be about a Life Safety Code deficiency, but it may be of some relevance to those healthcare organizations that are Joint Commission accredited, and how their …

Brad Keyes, CHSP | Nov 22, 2012
ArticleInfection Control

Ugh. Here's a topic I don't care much about: Bugs. I have consulted in hospitals in the deep south where cockroaches are big enough to saddle and ride in the …

Brad Keyes, CHSP | Feb 12, 2012

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