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Wisconsin Healthcare-Associated Infections in Long-Term Care Coalition Resources

These resources provide vital information about infection prevention and control in long-term care facilities. This isn't a complete list. Many other groups and agencies can help.


Implementation Guides from the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC):

  • Guide to Preventing Central-Line Associated Bloodstream Infections
  • Guide to Hand Hygiene Programs for Infection Prevention (2015)
  • Guide to Preventing Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infections (2014)
  • Guide to Preventing Clostridium difficile Infections (2013)
  • Guide to the Elimination of Multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii Transmission in Healthcare Settings (2010)
  • Guide to the Elimination of MRSA in the Long-Term Care Facility (2009)

Agencies and professional organizations

Infectious diseases

Toolkits and training

Webcast video links


Oxygen tubing

Stand-alone room air humidifier

Last revised January 27, 2023