Consumers Union Documents
- State Hospital Infection Public Reporting Laws
Summary of state laws hospital infection reporting laws.
- ID: Treasure Valley hospitals ranked on key steps to prevent infections after surgery Source: Idaho Statesman (Monday April 27, 2009)
Idaho hospitals overall fared best on giving patients the right antibiotics after surgery and worst on discontinuing antibiotics 24 hours after surgery to cut down on antibiotic resistance.
- Idaho hopes to get handle on potentially deadly staph Source: Idaho Statesman (Thursday November 15, 2007)
Health and Welfare Board considers rule requiring health care facilities to report non-fatal cases of MRSA.