Wisconsin Healthcare-Associated Infections (HAIs) in Long-Term Care Coalition Resources

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These resources are designed to provide key information about infection prevention and control resources for use in the long-term care environment. This web page is not intended as an exhaustive listing of all resources.

Select a category below to view the resources listed under that area.

Antibiotic Stewardship

APIC

CDC

CMS

DPH

DQA

FDA

Hand Hygiene

Immunizationse

Infection Prevention & Control Guidelines

Influenza

Legionella (Legionnaires' Disease)

Multidrug Resistant Organisms (MDROs) and C. difficile

Outbreaks

Oxygen Tubing

Pertussis

Pneumonia

Scabies

Surveillance

Tools

Training

Clinical Resource Center

CME from CDC: What You Need to Know About Infection Control

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Medscape are launching a series of six CME/CE activities addressing the key issues surrounding infection prevention in healthcare facilities. The series includes:

  1. Risk Recognition in Healthcare Settings
  2. May: Environmental Services and Infection Prevention
  3. June: Recognizing Infection Risks in Medical Equipment
  4. July: Infection Transmission Risks Associated with Nonsterile Glove Use
  5. August: Infection Prevention: A Hierarchy of Controls Approach
  6. September: Injection Safety: A System Approach

These CME-/CE- certified activities are available on the Medscape website. You must be a registered Medscape member to access these CME/CE activities and registration is free. A new activity will be added each month.

Hand Hygiene in Healthcare Settings

Joint Commission - Applying High Reliability Principles to Infection Prevention and Control in Long Term Care

Massachusetts Coalition for the Prevention of Medical Errors - Improving Evaluation & Treatment of UTI in the Elderly: Antibiotic Stewardship in Long Term Care and Hospitals

Minnesota Antibiotic Resistance Collaborative: Judicious Antibiotic Use in Long Term Care Facilities Program

North Caroline Statewide Program for Infection Control & Epidemiology SPICEducation

Nursing Homes and Assisted Living

Tuberculosis

Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)

Webcasts

Last Revised: September 5, 2017