Dr. Buffy Lloyd-Krejci
Author, Broken: How the Global Pandemic uncovered a nursing home industry in need of repair and the heroic staff fighting for change.
One of the foremost authorities on infection prevention and control in nursing homes and long-term care facilities. She is a frequent contributor and interview source for national and trade press concerning infection prevention and control and mitigation.
How the Global Pandemic uncovered a nursing home system in need of repair
and the heroic staff fighting for change.
BY: DR. BUFFY LLOYD-KREJCI
Scribe Media, 2022
In BROKEN, Dr. Buffy Lloyd-Krejci exposes an industry in dire need of a massive policy overhaul. Travel with her to over 200 nursing homes across the country as the pandemic brought these deadly problems into stark relief. Find out more about the book. More>>
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Meet Dr. Buffy Lloyd-Krejci.
Infection prevention and disease control expert.
Dr. Buffy Lloyd-Krejci is one of the foremost authorities on infection prevention and control in nursing homes and long-term care facilities. She is a frequent contributor and interview source for national and trade press concerning infection prevention and control and mitigation. She is the author of “Broken: How the Global Pandemic uncovered a nursing home industry in need of repair and heroic staff fighting for change,” set to be released in the spring of 2022. Her practice, IPCWell is headquartered in the Phoenix metropolitan area and is devoted to mitigating infectious diseases and inappropriate antibiotic prescribing in all healthcare settings to reduce adverse events, infections, antibiotic resistance, re-admissions, and death. Dr. Buffy consults with health care facilities across the United States and internationally (Doctors Without Borders).
With more than 20 years of healthcare & public health experience, Dr. Lloyd-Krejci’s data-driven approach is hands-on and collaborative. Using her experience with more than 200 nursing homes across the United States she works tirelessly to combat the estimated one to 3 million infections leading to more than 380,000 deaths every year in the nursing home industry. She has worked with the CDC and other organizations on infection control studies and research such as the Arizona emergency Preparedness Infection Control (EPIC) grant, the Institute of Health Project ECHO, a hub-and-spoke knowledge sharing network to support NH leadership during COVID-19. Dr. Lloyd-Krejci has also worked as a Quality Improvement Advisor on Healthcare Acquired Infections with Health Services Advisory Group, conducted research as a Research Assistant with the Mayo Clinic in Arizona and has served as Hospital Unit Coordinator for Arrowhead Hospital, Straub Clinic & Hospital and Banner Good Samaritan Hospital. She holds a Doctor of Public Health with a specialization in Epidemiology from Capella University, a M.S., in Biomedical Informatics from Arizona State University, a B.S in Applied Mathematics from Arizona State University, is Board Certified in Infection Prevention and Control (CIC) and studied French abroad at Universite’ de Lyon, France.
Doctor Buffy's Company Website: www.ipcwell.com