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In BWMC Every infection is reported.

In BWMC Every infection is reported, said Mary Jozwick the hospital’s vice president for quality and patient safety.The message seems particularly relevant at Anne Arundel Medical Center, less than 40 miles from the NIH hospital. ‘We get patients from NIH at AAMC. We get patients from all kinds of places,’said Dr. Mary Clance, an epidemiologist at AAMC.

Officials said people can avoid to prevent antibiotic resistance, use of antibiotics when they are not needed and using them only as a doctor recommends. ‘The best news is, ‘ Do not worry ‘,’Clance said. She said patients should be. More worried about health screenings, such as mammograms, than about outbreaks A so-called ‘superbug ‘that antibiotics antibiotics doctors resisted spread by the National Institutes of Health Research Hospital in Bethesda last fall. In the end, 18 people harbored the germ – or Klebsiella pneumoniae KPC. Six died from bloodstream infections from him.