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Mandatory healthcare associated infection (HCAI) surveillance: data quality statement

Data quality statement for the mandatory surveillance of healthcare associated infection (HCAI).

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Mandatory healthcare associated infection (HCAI) surveillance: data quality statement

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This document describes many of the aspects of quality assurance (QA) surrounding the routine publication of data for the mandatory surveillance of HCAI (MRSA, MSSA, and E. coli bacteraemia and C. difficile infection).

We will review and update this statement annually, towards the end of each financial year.

Published 7 April 2016
Last updated 3 August 2017 + show all updates
  1. Updated version, June 2017.
  2. First published.