C Diff Foundation

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The C Diff Foundation, a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization, established in 2012 and dedicated at supporting public health through education, support, and advocating for C. difficile infection (CDI) prevention, treatments, and environmental safety worldwide.

The Foundation’s founder is a Nurse and after suffering through C. difficile infections herself and witnessing the loss of their Father, whose life was claimed by C. difficile involvement, the C Diff Foundation came to fruition.

The C Diff Foundation Members with their Volunteer Patient Advocates successfully “Raise C. diff. Awareness” nationwide and in thirty-eight countries and hosts a U.S. Nationwide information Hot-Line (1-844-FOR-CDIF) to support health care providers and patients to manage through the difficulties of a C. diff. infection among many other programs.

The continued support of the Foundation’s mission is through collaborative efforts from healthcare providers, medical healthcare organizations, healthcare professionals, government agencies, employers, and communities, which will bring positive results in the reduction of newly diagnosed Clostridium difficile cases and preventable deaths.

Nearly half a million Americans suffer from Clostridium difficile (C. diff.) infections in a single year according to a study released February 25, 2015 by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

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C Diff Foundation’s 4th Annual C. diff. Awareness Global Campaign Begins on Nov. 1, 2016

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NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla., Oct. 20, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — C Diff Foundation(R) a leading non-profit patient advocacy organization, Global healthcare information system, today announced the scheduled events and launching of the 4th annual November C. diff. Awareness global campaign, the first month long awareness campaign of its kind in the healthcare industry. November 1st is dedicated to all C. diff. Survivors worldwide.

On Sept. 20 International Health Experts to Discuss Clostridium difficile (C. difficile) a Global and National Priority

C.diff. Awareness Conference

ATLANTA, Ga., Sept. 13, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — C Diff Foundation’s 4th Annual International Raising C.diff. Awareness Conference and Health EXPO will be hosted in Atlanta, Ga. on Sept. 20, 2016. With C. difficile infection prevention being declared a national priority – researchers, public health officials, infectious disease specialists, and others continue to research more effective ways to prevent, treat, and combat this microbe.

C. diff. Survivors Join International Topic Experts to Discuss Global Problems Around Leading Healthcare-acquired Infection Clostridium difficile

C.diff. Awareness Conference

ATLANTA, Ga., June 20, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — C Diff Foundation’s 4th Annual International Raising C.diff. Awareness Conference and Health EXPO will be hosted in Atlanta, Ga. on September 20, 2016. A panel of C. diff. survivors will join world-renowned experts delivering presentations on health care topics pertaining to the most common pathogen identified, a leading healthcare-associated infection (HAI) in U.S. hospitals alone: Clostridium difficile (C. diff.).