CRE Infection in Nursing Homes

CRE Infections, Infectious Disease and Other Preventable Neglect - Montevideo Nursing Home Abuse Lawyers Kenneth LaBore and Suzanne Scheller

CRE Infection in Nursing Homes CRE  – Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae is a new high risk infectious disease.  According to Wikipedia: Carbapenem-resistant enterobacteriaceae (CRE), a CRE Infection is a family of gram-negative bacterium that are nearly immune to the carbapenem class of antibiotics, considered

Spread of MRSA What is Minnesota Law Concerning the Reduction of Spread of MRSA in Health Care Facilities?

What is the law in Minnesota to reduce the spread of MRSA? Reduce the Spread of MRSA – Minnesota Statute 144.585, METHICILLIN-RESISTANT STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS CONTROL PROGRAMS.  In order to improve the prevention of hospital-associated infections due to methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus

How to Identify Elder Abuse?

How to Identify Elder Abuse? Published On: 30th November 2012 HOW TO IDENTIFY ELDER ABUSE AND NEGLECT Introduction – Identify Elder Abuse There is an increasing trend is towards providing care in a home like environment whenever possible. There is a

Information from the Center for Disease Control on Reducing Risk of Contracting MRSA or other forms of Infectious Disease

How To Reduce The Chances of Contracting MRSA Here is some good information from the Centers for Disease Control dealing with the reducing the risk of contracting MRSA which is common in nursing homes, hospitals and other care facilities and can lead