Dialysis Component Training
Data Collection and Reporting Modules
Outpatient Dialysis Facilities
To get started with NHSN, the facility must first be enrolled. If the facility is enrolled, a user of that facility with administrator rights can add you as a user. If no one has access to the facility, contact the NHSN Helpdesk for assistance.
See below for resources to help you get started with NHSN.
- Facility Enrollment Resources
- Set-up Resources
Dialysis Event (DE) Surveillance
Dialysis Event Surveillance 2016
- Required annually for all users participating in Dialysis Event Surveillance.
- Free Continuing Education course# WB2351
Dialysis Event Protocol – English September 2015 [PDF – 260K]
Reading the Dialysis Event Protocol is a required part of training.
- NHSN Dialysis Event Surveillance homepage
Prevention Process Measures (PPM) Monitoring
Dialysis Prevention Process Measures (PPM) Protocol. February 2016 [PDF – 194K]
Reading the Dialysis Prevention Process Measures – Protocol is required for all users participating in PPM surveillance
- Dialysis Prevention Process Measures homepage
Central Line Insertion Practices (CLIP) Adherence Monitoring
Central Line Insertion Practices (CLIP) Training
Required annually for all users participating in CLIP Surveillance.
Central Line Insertion Practices (CLIP) Adherence, January 2017 [PDF – 92K]
Reading the Central Line Insertion Practices (CLIP) Adherence Protocol is required for all users participating in CLIP monitoring.
- Surveillance for Central Line Insertion Practices (CLIP) Adherence
Healthcare Personnel Vaccination Monitoring
HCP Influenza Vaccination Summary: General Training. August 2014 [PDF – 2M]
General training slides on collecting and entering HCP Influenza Vaccination Summary data.
HCP Influenza Vaccination Summary: Dialysis Facilities. February 2017 [PDF – 2M]
Training slides covering dialysis facility reporting requirements for the 2015-2016 influenza season.
- Page last reviewed: May 18, 2015
- Page last updated: November 2, 2016
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