Infection Prevention & Control Guidance for Healthcare Settings

The HAI/AR program supports infection prevention and control efforts in healthcare settings in the Philadelphia area.  The resources listed below provide up-to-date guidance to support individuals working to reduce healthcare-associated infections. Guidance and support is also provided through individualized, onsite consultations on infection prevention and control practices.

 

GUIDANCE FOR HEALTHCARE FACILITIES
 All Facilities
 Acute Care Hospitals and Long-Term Facilities
 Long-Term Care Facilities
 Dialysis

 Outpatient Facilities
Dental Settings

INFECTION CONTROL TOPICS
Clostridium Difficile Infections
Device-Associated Infections
Environmental Cleaning
Hand Hygiene

 Healthcare Personnel Safety

Injection Safety

Reprocessing and Sterilization
Standard Precautions and PPE
Surgical Site Infections  
Healthcare Facility Visitation Guidance