Kerrie E Verlee

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Cost of isolation: Daily cost of isolation determined and cost avoidance demonstrated from the overuse of personal protective equipment in an acute care facility
    Kerrie Verlee
    Infection Prevention and Control Department, Spectrum Health Hospitals, Grand Rapids, MI Electronic address
    Am J Infect Control 42:448-9. 2014
  2. pmc Michigan Clostridium difficile hospital discharges: frequency, mortality, and charges, 2002-2008
    Kerrie E Verlee
    Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Public Health Rep 127:62-71. 2012

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  1. doi request reprint Cost of isolation: Daily cost of isolation determined and cost avoidance demonstrated from the overuse of personal protective equipment in an acute care facility
    Kerrie Verlee
    Infection Prevention and Control Department, Spectrum Health Hospitals, Grand Rapids, MI Electronic address
    Am J Infect Control 42:448-9. 2014
    ..Based on patient assessment and culture data, isolation was discontinued resulting in 4,087 days of isolation and over $141,000 dollars avoided from excess supplies and time. ..
  2. pmc Michigan Clostridium difficile hospital discharges: frequency, mortality, and charges, 2002-2008
    Kerrie E Verlee
    Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Public Health Rep 127:62-71. 2012
    ..The specific burden and health-care costs of C. difficile infection (CDI) were previously unknown. We evaluated the frequency, mortality, and health-care charges of CDI from Michigan hospital discharge data...