Resource

Nursing Homes and Assisted Living (Long-Term Care Facilities- LTCFs)
https://www.cdc.gov/longtermcare/

HAI Data and Statistics
https://www.cdc.gov/hai/surveillance/ HAI Prevalence Survey were published. The Survey described the burden of HAIs in U.S. hospitals

The Direct Medical Costs of Healthcare-Associated Infections in U.S. Hospitals and the Benefits of Prevention
https://www.cdc.gov/hai/pdfs/hai/scott_costpaper.pdf

Health Reform Prospering in a Post-Reform World
http://www.nonprofithealthcare.org/uploads/ProsperingInAPost-ReformWorld.pdf

Entangled Practices, Entangled Epidemics: Antibiotic Practices and Healthcare Associated Infections in Nursing Homes and Hospitals
https://u.osu.edu/korzen.1/files/2016/08/Entagled-PracticesEntangled-Epidemica-xgarj3.pdf

Systematic Review of Studies on Compliance with Hand Hygiene Guidelines in Hospital Care
https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/infection-control-and-hospital-epidemiology/article/systematic-review-of-studies-on-compliance-with-hand-hygiene-guidelines-in-hospital-care/36AD78694A4A2BA831A598E9C935C92E

Hand Hygiene Compliance by visitors to hospitals-can we do better?
http://www.ajicjournal.org/article/S0196-6553(12)01057-7/pdf

Healthcare Infection Prevention: Hand hygiene rarely observed in LTC
https://www.ahcmedia.com/articles/126366-healthcare-infection-prevention-hand-hygiene-rarely-observed-in-ltc