St. Dominic's Hospital

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St. Dominic Hospital
Medical Staff Services
969 Lakeland Drive
Jackson, MS 39216
Ph: (601) 200-6846
Fax: (601) 200-0773

News Highlights

21-Apr-2014 Chlorhexidine Gluconate (CHG) Preoperative Skin Antisepsis

Chlorhexidine Gluconate (CHG) Preoperative Skin AntisepsisOne of the goals that the Infection Control Committee is proposing for 2014 is directed at improving preventive measures to reduce surgical site infections (SSIs). We want to ensure compliance with preop skin antisepsis (i.e. Hibiclens or another CHG product) prior to arrival in the operating room for all patients undergoing surgery at St. Dominic’s.

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23-Jan-2014 Rise in Influenza-like Illnesses

Rise in Influenza-like IllnessesDue to the recent rise in influenza-like illnesses(ILI) in our facility, this is a reminder to medical staff about the importance of placing ALL patients who present with an influenza-like illness in DROPLET isolation precautions.

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11-Sep-2013 SEPSIS

SEPSIS

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04-Sep-2013 2013 Prescribers CME October 18 at St. Dominic Hospital

2013 Prescribers CME October 18 at St. Dominic HospitalInformation and registration is now available for this upcoming CME.

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04-Sep-2013 Physician Engagement Pulse Survey

Physician Engagement Pulse SurveyWe are committed to making St. Dominic Hospital a best-in-class place for physicians to practice medicine and your feedback is essential to helping us achieve this goal.

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19-Jul-2013 Closure of the CogentHMG Hospitalist Program

Closure of the CogentHMG Hospitalist ProgramOn behalf of CogentHMG, we would like to formally announce the closure of the Hospitalist program here at St. Dominic's as of July 17, 2013.

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01-Jul-2013 Detecting "Awkward" Lab Results

Detecting "Awkward" Lab ResultsAll of us understand that lab results are a crucial part of the medical decision making process. Unfortunately, there are mishaps that can compromise the integrity of a lab result.

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27-May-2013 HIV Reflex Test

HIV Reflex TestThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently released recommendations regarding the expansion of laboratory criteria for defining HIV infection to accommodate new “multi-test” algorithms.

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23-Apr-2013 Physician Portal Helpline

Physician Portal HelplineNeed help or have questions about how to access the physicians' portal for entering orders or viewing patients' clinical information?

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23-Apr-2013 CAUTI Prevention

CAUTI PreventionUrinary tract infections are the most common type of healthcare associated infection, accounting for more than 30% of infections reported by acute care hospitals.

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