AFL 21-18 GACH Reporting Requirements of Specified Health-Associated Infections (HAI) is now available. This AFL supersedes AFLs 07-37, 08-10, and 13-03, and informs GACHs of the discontinuation of the following process measure reporting requirements pursuant HSC section 1288.8:
- Central Line Insertion Practices (CLIP) reporting requirements to the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) via the National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN)
- Surgical Antimicrobial Prophylaxis Measures reporting
If you have questions regarding this AFL, please contact CDPH Healthcare-Associated Infections Program via email at HAIProgram@cdph.ca.gov.
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