Surgical site infections (SSIs) are among the most common and expensive healthcare-associated infection in the U.S.—and the most preventable.1 The key: persistently using best practices throughout the surgical experience. We worked with clinical leaders nationwide to develop systems, products and resources to standardize practices from pre-op to post-op.
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