The Growing Importance of Advanced Hospital‑Level Infection Control
5 Differing Standards in Post-Acute Care Protocols
The pandemic has pushed infection control standards to the forefront as patients and providers are counting on advanced protocols to reduce viral spread and prevent further outbreaks. Now more than ever, it’s important for patients to be treated in a care setting that is not only best suited to their medical needs but also upholds the highest federal and clinically-recognized health and safety requirements.
This guide highlights five standards maintained by long-term acute care hospitals to combat infection and protect the most vulnerable of patients, as well as the benefits of these hospital-based standards compared to other levels of care.