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MRSA, MSSA and E. coli bacteraemia and C. difficile infection mandatory data: revisions and amendments policy

Data-specific policy for revisions and amendments to MRSA, MSSA and E. coli bacteraemia and Clostridium difficile infection mandatory surveillance data.

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Data-specific policy for revisions and amendments to MRSA, MSSA, E. coli bacteraemia and Clostridium difficile infection mandatory surveillance data

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This data-specific official statistics revisions and amendments policy covers:

  • the handling of routine and non-routine updates to published mandatory MRSA, MSSA, and E. coli bacteraemia and C. difficile infection data collected via the healthcare associated infections (HCAI) data capture system (DCS)
  • the process for data suppliers to submit requests for the HCAI DCS to be unlocked for revision/update to be made to the datasets

It is supplementary to the information contained in the PHE official statistics revisions and corrections policy