As U.S. Braces for Zika Virus, Communication is First Line of Defense

Overview


Sandra DiVarco recommended multiple core principles to prepare healthcare organizations for dealing with the Zika virus threat. She included the creation of an internal Infectious Disease Task Force “to help identify risks and ways to address them, and to make updated, consistent communications with staff to ensure they are fully aware of any special aspects of care for patients exposed to or with confirmed Zika infection.” Read the full article.