​​​INFECTIONS


February 2017

Antibiotic resistance could make c-sections, transplants and chemotherapy too dangerous to perform, warns World Health Organisation


 March 2014

 On any given day, approximately one in 25 U.S. patients has at least one infection contracted during the course of             their hospital care, adding up to about 722,000 infections in 2011, according to new data from the Centers for                     Disease Control and Prevention. This information is an update to previous CDC estimates of healthcare-associated           infections.


August 2013
About 1.7 million Americans acquire infections in health care settings each year, killing 99,000 patients and adding $45 billion to the nation’s annual medical expenses, said a report issued in July by the Alliance for Aging Research


The Peggy Lillis Foundation is building a nationwide clostridium difficile awareness movement by educating the                 public, empowering advocates, and shaping policy.


One and Only Campaign: Make Every Injection Safe



Pulse Center for Patient Safety Education and Advocacy (CPSEA) is dedicated to raising awareness about patient safety through education, advocacy, and support.

We envision a world in which the patient's voice is heard and no one is harmed by healthcare.