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Multi-drug Resistant Organisms (MDROs) and Clostridium difficile (C.diff) Infections Are Focus in December Pennsylvania Patient Safety Advisory 

Events reported from April 2014 through March 2015 were analyzed by the Authority to determine the most common healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) and the rates of infection caused by epidemiologically significant organisms in Pennsylvania facilities.

In hospitals, 4,594 of the reported infections were caused by MDROs and 4,121 by Clostridium difficile (C. diff) according to the December Pennsylvania Patient Safety Advisory. Click here for more information.

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