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Compendium of Strategies to prevent HAIs 2022 Updates

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  • Concise recommendations on core infection prevention practices to prevent six HAIs that have major impacts on quality and safety of patient care
  • Highly collaborative effort that synthesizes up-to-date evidence, expert consensus, and practical considerations
  • Guidance for how to build best practices into healthcare delivery through implementation strategies
  • Recommendations for how to effectively implement and sustain hand hygiene strategies 

The updated strategies will be published over the course of 2022 and 2023. For the 2014 updates, please click here.

SHEA/IDSA/APIC Practice Recommendation

SHEA/IDSA/APIC Practice Recommendations

SHEA/IDSA/APIC Practice Recommendation