Ep074 Safety and Infection Control  Standard Precautions Utilize Appropriate Precautions for Immunocompromised Patients

Ep074 Safety and Infection Control Standard Precautions Utilize Appropriate Precautions for Immunocompromised Patients

Varies depending upon facility.  Can include:

No fresh flowers or fruits
Ill visitors are not permitted

Many people institute or order “reverse isolation” however, per the CDC it “was not found to improve outcomes for neutropenic patients, and isolation is a negative experience for the patient,” and therefore removed from . . .