Economic Facts and the Infection Control Environment



  • The rapidly changing infection control environment is described.

  • The implications for hospitals and infection control professionals are reviewed.

  • Some economic facts are presented and interpreted for infection control professionals working in this new environment.

  • A frame work for good regulation of infection control is presented.


Infection Control Blood Stream Infection Hospital Administrator Infection Control Program Clostridium Difficile Associate Disease 

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© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2009

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Queensland University of TechnologyInstitute of Health & Biomedical InnovationKelvin GroveAustralia
  2. 2.Hilton HeadUSA

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