A group of Internal Medicine Postgraduate Year 2 Residents will be working with Infection Prevention and Control to implement a quality improvement initiative to optimize the management of patients with CDI. The primary aim to increase adherence to the CDI treatment guidelines at St. Paul’s Hospital (SPH) and Mount St. Joseph Hospital (MSJ). Secondary aims will include:
- Timely discontinuation of unnecessary antibiotics
- Timely initiation of contact precautions
- Decreased hospital length of stay
- Improved 30-day outcomes for patients with CDI.
Please direct any questions or concerns to Dr. Victor Leung (email@example.com ; 778-879-2339)