Patient Safety Topics
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HEALTHCARE-ASSOCIATED INFECTIONS
Overview

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                Source: HealthyPeople.org                                                 Click Here for the Infographic    

Key Concepts

 Colonization vs. Infection

 Colonization vs. Infection.png Source: RN.com

 Disease Type vs. Infection Type

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  Source: CDC.gov

 Surveillance Definition vs. Clinical Definition

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Source: NDHealth.govSource: CDC.gov

 

Key Data and Statistics

 

 

Educational Tools

​Infection Type

CLABSI (Central Line-Associated Blood Stream Infection) 

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                                     Source: CDC.gov                                                                             Click Here for the Infographic

 VAP (Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia)

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                                         Source: CDC.gov                                                                            Click Here for the Infographic                   

CAUTI (Catheter-Acquired Urinary Tract Infection) 

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                                     Source: CDC.gov                                                                      Click Here for the Infographic

SSI (Surgical Site Infection) 

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                                         Source: CDC.gov                                                                         Click Here for the Infographic

 C. diff (Clostridioides difficile)

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                                 Source: Mayo Clinic                                                                                    Click Here for the Infographic

 

Antibiotic Stewardship 

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Healthcare-Associated Pneumonia

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                             Healthcare-Associated Pneumonia Prevention.pdf

 

Prevention Tips

             

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Safety Tips for Patients

 

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