Resources

September 2008 GAO report on State HAI Reporting Programs PDF icon

Links

HAI Focus: http://www.haifocus.org/

Association of Professional in Infection Control and Epidemiology: http://www.apic.org/

Center for Interdisciplinary Research to Prevent Infections: http://www.cumc.columbia.edu/nursing/research/ciriIndex.html

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

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

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

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

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

Prevention of Nosocomial Infections and Cost Effectiveness in Nursing Homes (The PNICE-NH Study): http://www.cumc.columbia.edu/studies/pnice/nursinghomes/

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

The Rand Corporation: http://rand.org/