Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) Control and Prevention Toolkit

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Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) Control and Prevention Toolkit

Description

Leaders in infectious disease and infection control, as well as those concerned with patient safety and performance improvement, can use the carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) control and prevention toolkit to develop interventions to control CRE.

The toolkit is organized into seven sections:

  1. Assessing your readiness for change
  2. Starting your project
  3. Putting your intervention into practice
  4. Implementing best practices
  5. Measuring the impact of your intervention
  6. Implementing and sustaining your intervention
  7. Tools and resources

An organization can either use the toolkit in its entirety or pull out specific sections to meet its needs.

Developer:

Montefiore Medical Center; Boston University School of Public Health

Funding Sources:

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

History

Release Date: 2014
Original Summary: June 2014
Last Updated: 07/02/14

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