Resources

Toolkit To Reduce CAUTI and Other HAIs in Long-Term Care Facilities

This section aggregates all of the instructional guidance, tools, and resources cited throughout the project.

Guides

Implementation: Guide to Implementing a Program To Reduce Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infections in Long-Term Care

Start with this guide for an overview of implementation. This guide provides LTC facility teams with strategies to implement a quality improvement program to reduce CAUTI and other HAIs in the LTC environment.

Sustainability: Guide to Sustaining a Program To Reduce Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infections in Long-Term Care

This guide provides LTC facility teams with an overview of how to successfully sustain improvements made during and after implementation of an infection prevention quality improvement project.

A Unit Guide To Infection Prevention for Long-Term Care Staff (PDF, 2.97 MB)

This guide provides frontline and other staff with basic knowledge about LTC facility infection prevention guidelines.

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Page last reviewed March 2017
Page originally created February 2017
Internet Citation: Resources. Content last reviewed March 2017. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/quality-resources/tools/cauti-ltc/resources.html