12/13/2018
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Central Line-Associated Blood Stream Infections

Summary


CLABSIs occur when bacteria or viruses enter the bloodstream though a central line, causing infection. CLABSIs result in 84,551-203,916 preventable infections and 10,426-25,145 preventable deaths annually.

 

Resources


Central Line Associated Blood Stream Infections (CLABSI) Change Package

States Targeting Reduction in Infections via Engagement (STRIVE)


For additional resources, please visit the HRET-HEN Website.