Eliminating Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infections

Eliminating Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infection – July 2013This guide describes a three-step action plan from the On the CUSP: Stop CAUTI project that helps hospitals and care systems achieve and sustain reductions in CAUTI infection rates.

1. Communicate infection reduction as an organizational priority

2. Provide implementation support

3. Celebrate success, and support sustainability and spread

Related Resources

Letter/Comment
Public
AHA, health organizations agree with the Committee’s goal, outlined in the Lower Health Care Costs Act (S.1895), to give America’s families needed
Special Bulletin
Member
The White House June 24 released an executive order on “improving price and quality transparency in American health care.” The executive order focu
Action Alert
Member
Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee leaders today released a 
Press Releases
Member
The AHA supports policies that encourage the continued development of out-of-pocket estimates, when appropriate.
Fact Sheets
Member
The one issue that all stakeholders – hospitals, physicians, insurers and consumers – agree on is that patients should not be balance billed for emergency…