Patient Safety Analysis Quick Reference Guides

These quick reference guides were created to help you understand, modify, and interpret your data using the NHSN application’s various analysis output (report) options for the NHSN Patient Safety Component. These guides serve as companions to the “Introduction to NHSN Analysis” training slideset.

Analysis Quick Reference Guides

Targeted Assessment for Prevention (TAP) Reports


TAP Dashboard Guidance


TAP Report Reference Guides

Each of these guides will describe and provide an example of how to create, modify, and interpret the data displayed in a facility level TAP Report (Updated June 2017):

Each of these guides will describe and provide an example of how to create, modify, and interpret the data displayed in a group level TAP Report (Updated June 2017):

HAI Antimicrobial Resistance Output