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Program cut CAUTIs by 54%, study finds

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A safety-focused program for skilled nursing facilities helped reduce the rate of catheter associated urinary tract infections by 54%.

Hospital group to implement CAUTI reduction program in long-term care facilities nationwide

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A successful program to reduce catheter-associated urinary tract infections in hospitals will be expanded into long-term care settings nationwide, under a contract recently awarded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.