Implementation Guide for the Surveillance of Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infection

The guide was developed to support standardised national surveillance and reporting of healthcare-associated Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infection (HA-SABSI) by Australian hospitals. It supersedes the Commission's 2016 Implementation Guide for Surveillance of Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia

SABSI Surveillance Guide 2021

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The Guide was developed to support standardised national surveillance and reporting of healthcare-associated Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infection (HA-SABSI) by Australian hospitals. This Guide supersedes the Commission's 2016 Implementation Guide for Surveillance of Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia. The target audiences for this Guide are clinicians, infection prevention and control professionals and quality and safety managers who are responsible for HA-SABSI surveillance in their hospital.

Publication year
2021
Resource type
Guide, user guide or guidelines