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Other Infection Prevention Resources

Other Infection Prevention Resources

Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Action Plan to Prevent Healthcare-Associated Infections (HAIs)
A Compendium of Strategies to Prevent Healthcare-Associated Infections in Acute Care Hospitals
The Compendium is published by the Society of Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA) and the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) in partnership with APIC, the American Hospital Association, and The Joint Commission.

OSHA Healthcare Advisor Downloads
Patient safety and infection control tools, assessments, checklists, worksheets, and other valuable resources.
CDC Vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (VRSA) Update
CDC Reminds Clinical Laboratories and Healthcare Infection Preventionists of their Role in the Search and Containment of VRSA. 

Cost of HAIs

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