Skip to main content Accessibility help
×
Home
Hostname: page-component-55597f9d44-qcsxw Total loading time: 0.299 Render date: 2022-08-14T16:30:20.273Z Has data issue: true Feature Flags: { "shouldUseShareProductTool": true, "shouldUseHypothesis": true, "isUnsiloEnabled": true, "useRatesEcommerce": false, "useNewApi": true } hasContentIssue true

The Expanding Role of the Hospital Epidemiologist in 2014: A Survey of the Society for Hospital Epidemiology of America (SHEA) Research Network

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  29 January 2015

Daniel J. Morgan
Affiliation:
Baltimore Veterans Affairs Medical Center and University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Valerie M. Deloney
Affiliation:
The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America, Arlington, Virginia, USA
Allison Bartlett
Affiliation:
University of Chicago Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Susan E. Boruchoff
Affiliation:
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
Renato Camagros Couto
Affiliation:
Federal University, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Michael Oji
Affiliation:
Lagoon Hospitals, Lagos, Nigeria
Aruna Poojary
Affiliation:
Breach Candy Hospital Trust, Mumbai, India
Gwen Rogers
Affiliation:
Maine Medical Center, Portland, Maine, USA
Carol Sulis
Affiliation:
Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Aaron M. Milstone
Affiliation:
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Abstract

Image of the first page of this content. For PDF version, please use the ‘Save PDF’ preceeding this image.'
Type
Research Briefs
Copyright
© 2015 by The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America. All rights reserved 

Access options

Get access to the full version of this content by using one of the access options below. (Log in options will check for institutional or personal access. Content may require purchase if you do not have access.)

References

1. Magill, SS, Edwards, JR, Bamberg, W, et al. Multistate point-prevalence survey of health care-associated infections. N Engl J Med 2014;370:11981208.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
2. Christian, KA, Ijaz, K, Dowell, SF, et al. What we are watching—5 top global infectious disease threats, 2012: a perspective from CDC’s Global Disease Detection Operations Center. Emerg Health Threats J 2013;6:20632.Google Scholar
3. Hughes, JM. Study on the efficacy of nosocomial infection control (SENIC Project): results and implications for the future. Chemotherapy 1988;34:553561.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
4. Hospital Compare Data. Healthcare-associated infections. The Official U.S. Government Site for Medicare website. http://www.medicare.gov/hospitalcompare/Data/Healthcare-Associated-Infections.html. Published 2014. Accessed April 2014.Google Scholar
5. SHEA Research Network. SRN studies and resources. The Society for Healthcare Epidmiology of America website. http://www.shea-online.org/Research/SHEAResearchNetwork/SRNStudiesandResources.aspx. Published 2014. Accessed April 2014.Google Scholar
6. National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases DoHQP. Guidance for control of carbapenem-resistant enterobacteriaceae (CRE). 2012 CRE Toolkit2012.Google Scholar
7. Garrett, DO, Jarvis, WR. The expanding role of healthcare epidemiology—home and long-term care. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 1996;17:714717.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
6
Cited by

Save article to Kindle

To save this article to your Kindle, first ensure coreplatform@cambridge.org is added to your Approved Personal Document E-mail List under your Personal Document Settings on the Manage Your Content and Devices page of your Amazon account. Then enter the ‘name’ part of your Kindle email address below. Find out more about saving to your Kindle.

Note you can select to save to either the @free.kindle.com or @kindle.com variations. ‘@free.kindle.com’ emails are free but can only be saved to your device when it is connected to wi-fi. ‘@kindle.com’ emails can be delivered even when you are not connected to wi-fi, but note that service fees apply.

Find out more about the Kindle Personal Document Service.

The Expanding Role of the Hospital Epidemiologist in 2014: A Survey of the Society for Hospital Epidemiology of America (SHEA) Research Network
Available formats
×

Save article to Dropbox

To save this article to your Dropbox account, please select one or more formats and confirm that you agree to abide by our usage policies. If this is the first time you used this feature, you will be asked to authorise Cambridge Core to connect with your Dropbox account. Find out more about saving content to Dropbox.

The Expanding Role of the Hospital Epidemiologist in 2014: A Survey of the Society for Hospital Epidemiology of America (SHEA) Research Network
Available formats
×

Save article to Google Drive

To save this article to your Google Drive account, please select one or more formats and confirm that you agree to abide by our usage policies. If this is the first time you used this feature, you will be asked to authorise Cambridge Core to connect with your Google Drive account. Find out more about saving content to Google Drive.

The Expanding Role of the Hospital Epidemiologist in 2014: A Survey of the Society for Hospital Epidemiology of America (SHEA) Research Network
Available formats
×
×

Reply to: Submit a response

Please enter your response.

Your details

Please enter a valid email address.

Conflicting interests

Do you have any conflicting interests? *