Jay Bhatt, DO, MPH; Sue Collier, MSN, RN
Acknowledgment: The authors thank Louella Hung and Cynthia Greising for their support in editing this opinion piece and the HRET Health Care-Associated Infection team, as well as the National Program Team and all members of the CDC STRIVE collaborative.
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Ms. Collier: North Carolina Healthcare Foundation, 2400 Weston Parkway, Cary, NC 27513.
Author Contributions: Conception and design: J. Bhatt, S. Collier.
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Bhatt J, Collier S. Reducing Health Care–Associated Infection: Getting Hospitals and Health Systems to Zero. Ann Intern Med. 2019;171:S81–S82. doi: https://doi.org/10.7326/M18-3441
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