Title

Tasmanian Acute Public Hospitals Healthcare Associated Infection Surveillance Report 22 - Annual Report 2013-14

Author Faculty (Discipline)

Nursing

Document Type

Research Report

Publication Date

12-2014

ISBN

978‐0‐9872195‐0‐3

Embargo Period

11-26-2014

ANZSRC / FoR Code

060502 Infectious Agents| 111099 Nursing not elsewhere classified| 111706 Epidemiology| 111716 Preventive Medicine

Avondale Research Centre

Lifestyle Research Centre

Reportable Items (HERDC/ERA)

Creative Work

Peer Review

Before publication

Abstract

This annual report provides an overview of the Tasmanian acute public hospitals healthcare associated infection surveillance. This complements the quarterly surveillance data reports that the Tasmanian Infection Prevention and Control Unit (TIPCU) has been publishing since March 2009. The TIPCU website (www.dhhs.tas.gov.au/tipcu) contains details of the surveillance program, including the rationale for the indicators surveyed and the methodologies used in data collection, validation and analysis. These details are not contained in this report but are freely available online should further information be required.

Comments

Due to copyright restrictions this book is unavailable for download.

This book may be accessed from the publisher Public Health Services (Tasmania) here.

Please refer to publisher version or contact the library.

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