Resources

September 2008 GAO report on State HAI Reporting Programs PDF icon

National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN) Report, data summary for 2006, AJIC, June 2007 PDF icon

Participating Organizations

Columbia University School of Nursing: http://cpmcnet.columbia.edu/dept/nursing/

APIC: http://www.apic.org//AM/Template.cfm?Section=Home1

CHAIPI: http://www.blueshieldcafoundation.org/california-healthcare-associated-infection-prevention-initiative-chaipi

Blue Shield of California Foundation: http://www.blueshieldcafoundation.org/

Links

National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN): http://www.cdc.gov/nhsn/index.html

Center for Interdisciplinary Research on Antibiotic Resistance: http://www.cumc.columbia.edu/dept/nursing/CIRAR/

Institute for Healthcare Improvement: http://www.ihi.org/ihi/

Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations: http://www.jointcommission.org/

National Institute for Nursing Research: http://www.ninr.nih.gov/

Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America: http://www.shea-online.org/