The Factors Influencing Nosocomial Infections Related to the Respect of the Precautions of Safety and the El Idrissi Hospital of Kenitra-Morocco
The present work has not failed to highlight a set of factors influencing the disrespect of safety precautions of care and best hospital hygiene practices in the caregivers at the EL Idrissi Hospital of Kenitra, namely: a) personal factors, b) organizational factors and c) institutional factors. according to a sample of 165 participants. The main results showed an ignorance of the complete definition of the Nosocomial infections: 6% of participants to the survey declared that Nosocomial infections is an infection contracted on the hospital during the 12h after hospitalization, 43% the 24h after hospitalization, 49% after 48h, while only 2% asserted that it’s contracted after 48h and it can last up to a year in case of a prosthesis or implant. 70% of the surveyed expressed their knowledge of the gravity of the transmission by hand, 55% consider that the application of aseptic measures alone is not sufficient to remedy the Nosocomial infections problem, 74% of caregivers mentioned that they ensure a good evacuation of hospital waste, 60% of the staff oversee the food presented to the hospitalized, 68% of the surveyed control the family visits to the hospitalized. This survey also showed that 65% of caregivers have received training on Nosocomial infections prevention. In line with this, 58% of personnel take part of learning activities intended for support agents and nursing students. As for architecture, 66% of participants claimed their dissatisfaction, 48% raised their unawareness of specific procedures for Nosocomial infections reporting and suffering patients caring. However, 80% of the surveyed chose for a research on the Nosocomial infections at their services, while 86% are in favor of a regulation regarding the Nosocomial infections. The nosocomial infection can affect the patient but also the personnel. Respecting the measures and precautions of care safety and the enforcement of hygiene best practices makes a difference in preventing infections risks and in improving the care quality and the medical service within a health establishment
Nosocomial Infections, Hospital Hygiene, Prevention, Care Quality and Safety
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