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...ng; it also affects the hospital in a very negative way. Fortunately for the public, standards are becoming more strict to eliminate the laziness in not using personal protection equipment, but accidents that cause hospital acquired infections will continue to happen. All the healthcare workers are needed to do is to eliminate simply one link of the chain of the infection to obliterate the “domino effect” of hospital acquired infections in the health care facility. Eliminating that one chain can be as simply as putting on gloves before coming in contact with a patient but then again it could be much more difficult depending on the patient’s health and how susceptible they are to infections. No one is entirely safe for contracting a nosocomial infection but there are numerous ways for the health care workers to decrease patient’s possibility of contracting one.
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