See other selected tools related to infection risk-assessment, tracking, and prevention.
Surveillance Definitions of Infections in Long-Term Care Facilities: Revisiting the McGeer Criteria
Position paper published in Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology.
The following are program ideas for increasing hydration before treating for UTI. They include:
The use of these tools was discussed during a May 2013 conference call.
These tools were shared by Karen Maher, UTI volunteer mentor for APIC Inland Northwest. They were developed by Pat Pritchard, Colorado State Veterans Nursing Home. These tools have not been vetted or are endorsed by Qualis Health, APIC or Colorado Veterans Nursing Home.