The relationship of public health to the infection preventionists in United States hospitals, 2011: A partnership for change
American Journal of Infection Control, 06/13/2012
Stricof RL et al. – This report describes the survey findings and presents an initial assessment of factors identified by infection preventionists as the most important in developing an effective relationship with health departments. Opportunities for improvement are also described. This preliminary analysis provides an initial baseline for further investigation to clarify the optimum approaches for ongoing collaboration.