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Sherrie Dornberger, RNC, CDONA, FACDONA, executive director, NADONA

Ask the Care Expert about … infections

It seems like we are now making a bigger deal out of infections in the long-term post-acute care settings. How many infections occur in long-term post-acute care? What is the No. 1 infection, and who ultimately is in charge of the infection control program over the entire facility?

Sherrie Dornberger, RNC, CDONA, FACDONA, executive director, NADONA

Ask the Care Expert about… Legionnaire’s risk from water features

We are building a new patient care area and as a nurse leader I am working with the team on developing the area. I would like to have some fountains and trickling water features in the area. However, I am hearing from our environmental services that there may be some issues with the fountains and worry of Legionnaires’ disease. Can you offer advice?

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