2012 CRE Toolkit - Guidance for Control of Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE)
Part 2: Regional CRE Prevention
Regions Where CRE are Common
CRE containment in high-prevalent regions will require the implementation of core and supplemental prevention measures across all acute care and long-term care facilities that provide medical or nursing care (e.g., long-term acute care hospitals and skilled nursing facilities).
- Refer to Part 1: Facility-Level Recommendations
- http://www.cdc.gov/hicpac/pdf/guidelines/MDROGuideline2006.pdf [PDF - 234 KB]
- http://www.cdc.gov/HAI/toolkits/InterfacilityTransferCommunicationForm11-2010.pdf [PDF - 176 KB]