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How Children’s Minnesota handled a measles outbreak

Patsy Stinchfield, senior director of infection control and infectious disease nurse practitioner, spoke with Modern Healthcare about activating the incident command response and managing the outbreak as an organization. The emergency protocol designation allowed for triage centers to be set up, additional negative-pressure rooms to be created and universal masking to be implemented. Read the full story: How a children’s hospital handled a measles outbreak.

Hayley Sitz