SSI Guidelines and Resources - Minnesota Dept. of Health

SSI Guidelines and Resources

Infection Prevention and Control Guidelines

SSI Guidelines and Resources

  • Guide to the Elimination of Orthopedic Surgical Site Infections
    APIC Elimination Guide. The purpose of this guide, developed in collaboration with the Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN), is to provide practical tools, strategies and resources for infection preventionists, care providers, surgical staff and quality improvement teams to use to eliminate surgical site infections (SSI) in orthopedic surgery. APIC requires contact information to download the guide.
  • National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN)
    The National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN) is a secure, internet-based surveillance system managed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. NHSN is open to a variety of health care facilities in the United States.

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