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Published on June 09, 2015

Health Notes: St. Vincent's privacy curtains disposable

By Florida Times-Union staff 

St. Vincent’s Medical Center Riverside has begun using disposable privacy curtains in patient rooms in an effort to further reduce hospital-acquired infections.

According to the Centers for Disease Control, on any given day about one in 25 hospital patients have at least one health care-associated infection.

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Read the news release: https://www.jaxhealth.com/about-us/news/press-releases/st-vincents-riverside-transitions-to-disposable-curtains-to-redu/

View the story: http://jacksonville.com/news/health-and-fitness/2015-06-09/story/health-notes-david-and-susan-caples-honored-united-network