Surveillance for Ventilator-associated Events

VAE surveillance is available in-plan for adult inpatient locations only. See PedVAE and PNEU/VAP for in-plan surveillance for pediatric locations.  See PedVAE for in-plan surveillance for neonatal locations.

The Ventilator-Associated Event Calculator (must have javascript enabled) operates based upon the currently posted VAE protocol.

Resources for NHSN Users Already Enrolled


Additional Training


Analysis Training


Continuing Education

All Data Collection Forms are Print-only

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