Problem | Recent publications estimate ~50% of Infection Preventionist's (IP) time is spent collecting, analyzing, and interpreting data related to infections.
Outcome | Shepard Health’s FIXXER™ a Real-time surveillance software reduces the burden of CAUTI surveillance by 95%.
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