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Guidance identifies clothing choices for infection control

Guidance identifies clothing choices for infection control

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Healthcare professionals should consider a "bare below the elbows" approach of short-sleeved tops and foregoing a wristwatch, jewelry or ties, according to guidance released in late January from the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America.

Mandatory vaccinations vs. voluntary — not for wimps!

Mandatory vaccinations vs. voluntary — not for wimps!

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Let's talk about that controversial topic: mandatory healthcare worker influenza vaccination. I can hear the arguments for both sides already. But I say the case is clear.