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TONIGHT: CBS special on hospital infection reduction efforts

Hospital-acquired infections are a serious problem with 2 million hospital-acquired infections surfacing per year resulting in 92,000 deaths. Tonight’s CBS Evening News with Katie Couric will feature a segment about health care quality and the risk of hospital infections. The program will specifically discuss the infection reduction efforts at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City. It airs tonight at 5:30 PM Central Standard Time.

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