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Illinois

Illinois

* These projects include laboratory components

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Maryland

Maryland

  • Patients in Maryland hospitals had 33 percent fewer central line-associated bloodstream infections in 2011 than would have been predicted.  (SIR=0.67, What is this?)
  • The percent of healthcare facilities in this state reporting HAI data to CDC's NHSN:
    • CLABSIs: 79.7%
    • CAUTIs: 47.5%
    • The number of facilities reporting SSIs: 45
    • This state has done some type of validation effort for CLABSI and SSI. For CLABSI, this includes audit of medical records.
  • Facilities in this state are required by law to report HAI data to NHSN
  • State health department and hospital association are involved with a CUSP initiative to prevent CLABSI and/or CAUTI
  • One of 10 state health departments in the Emerging Infections Programs (EIP) network*
  • State has implemented a CAUTI Prevention Collaborative
  • State has implemented a C. diff Prevention Collaborative
  • State has implemented a CLABSI Prevention Collaborative
  • State has implemented a Hand Hygiene Collaborative
  • State has implemented a Prevention Collaborative for LTC Facilities
  • State has implemented a MDRO Prevention Collaborative
  • State has implemented a VAP Prevention Collaborative
  • Dialysis facilities in this state are participating in prevention and/or reporting initiatives for HAIs
  • This state is part of an HHS study evaluating MDROs on environmental surfaces in healthcare facilities*
  • State is involved with antimicrobial stewardship activities
  • 2012 Affordable Care Act (ACA) funding amount: $333,494.66
  • 2011 Affordable Care Act (ACA) funding amount: $66,853
  • 2009-2011 Recovery Act (EIP) funding amount: $394,129
  • 2009-2011 Recovery Act (EL) funding amount: $1,258,613

* These projects include laboratory components

State Contacts:

  • Katherine Richards, MPH
    Healthcare-Associated Infections Program Coordinator
    Office of Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Outbreak Response
    Prevention and Health Promotion Administration
    Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
    201 West Preston Street, 3rd Floor
    Baltimore, MD 21201
  • Phone: (410) 767-3543
    Fax: (410) 669-4215

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Vermont

Vermont

  • Patients in Vermont hospitals had 75 percent fewer central line-associated bloodstream infections in 2011 than would have been predicted.  (SIR=0.25, What is this?)
  • The percent of healthcare facilities in this state reporting HAI data to CDC's NHSN:
    • CLABSIs: 50.0%
    • CAUTIs: 10%
    • The number of facilities reporting SSIs: 13
    • This state has done some type of validation effort for SSI.
  • Facilities in this state are required by law to report HAI data to NHSN
  • This state is training a CDC/CSTE fellow as a state or local HAI-focused epidemiologist
  • State has implemented a C. diff Prevention Collaborative
  • State has implemented a Prevention Collaborative for LTC Facilities*
  • State has implemented a MDRO Prevention Collaborative*
  • State has implemented a MRSA Prevention Collaborative
  • Dialysis facilities in this state are participating in prevention and/or reporting initiatives for HAIs
  • This state is part of an HHS study evaluating MDROs on environmental surfaces in healthcare facilities*
  • 2012 Affordable Care Act (ACA) funding amount: $284.605.70.
  • 2011 Affordable Care Act (ACA) funding amount: $67,236
  • 2009-2011 Recovery Act funding amount: $830,600

* These projects include laboratory components

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The information included in this map describes state HAI prevention efforts with financial and/or technical support provided by CDC. Please refer to state health department Web sites for information about additional HAI prevention efforts underway in each state.

 
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