More patients get infections when health care facilities do not work together
Published Date:August 4, 2015
Corporate Authors:National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (U.S.)
Description:Infographic associated with August 2015 Vital signs: Making health care safer : stop spread of antibiotic resistance.
Graphic titled "More patients get infections when health care facilities do not work together."
A bar graph depicts the following example. Five years after CRE enters 10 health care facilities in an area sharing patients:
◦ With the Common Approach (status quo), CRE will impact 12% of patients. 2,000 patients will get CRE.
◦ With Independent Efforts, CRE will impact 8% of patients. 1,500 patients will get CRE.
◦ With Coordinated Approach, CRE will impact 2% of patients. 400 patients will get CRE.
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