The following are infectious diseases that may be transmitted and/or acquired in healthcare settings and therefore are possible Healthcare Associated Infections (HAIs).
Infectious Diseases that may be acquired in Healthcare facilities
[Editor's Note: According to the Infection Control Education Institute www.iceinstitute.com in the Jan. 30, 2007 course, "Update on Resistant Pathogens & Emerging Infectious Diseases":
"Monitoring for adherence to recommended environmental cleaning practices is an important determinant for success in controlling transmission of MDROs and other pathogens in the environment."]
Infectious Diseases That May Be Acquired in Healthcare Facilities: Created on October 17th, 2007. Last Modified on October 17th, 2007
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