The RI HAI Prevention & Antimicrobial Stewardship Coalition

Protecting the health of Rhode Islanders and the sustainability of our healthcare system

Resources, including tools, guidelines and educational content, related to the prevention of healthcare-acquired infections and the promotion of antimicrobial stewardship are widely available from many trusted partners. In order to facilitate access to these resources we have provided direct links to available content, organized by healthcare setting and topic.

This site is currently under development. We welcome your feedback on the currently available resources as well as suggestions for additional content. If you would like to provide feedback, please email Emily Cooper at ecooper@healthcentricadvisors.org.

About the CoalitionInformation for EveryoneHome HealthHospitalNursing HomeOther Healthcare SettingsHealthcare Consumers

About the Coalition

The HAI Prevention and Antimicrobial Stewardship Coalition is a statewide initiative focused on protecting the health of Rhode Islanders and the sustainability of our healthcare system. This coalition includes partners from across healthcare settings and disciplines to improve communication and promote collaboration.

For more information or to be added to our mailing list, please contact Emily Cooper at ecooper@healthcentricadvisors.org.

Antimicrobial Stewardship: How to Engage Residents and Families – November 15, 2017
Leadership and Policy Committee – May 8, 2017
Education and Best Practices Workgroup Meeting – December 7, 2016
Coalition Kickoff Meeting – August 25, 2016

Information for Everyone

This section includes general information that may be helpful to providers, stakeholders and consumers across healthcare settings.

Cross-Setting Tools & Guidelines
Cross-Setting Educational Opportunities

Home Health

This section includes information for providers and administrators working for home healthcare providers. It may also be helpful stakeholders and partners that work with home healthcare providers to improve patient care and safety.

Tools & Guidelines
Educational Opportunities
Get Involved with State Initiatives

Hospital

This section includes information for providers and administrators working in hospitals. It may also be helpful stakeholders and partners that work with hospitals to improve patient care and safety.

Tools & Guidelines
Educational Opportunities
Get Involved with State Initiatives
NHSN

Nursing Home

This section includes information for providers and administrators working in nursing homes and other long-term care settings. It may also be helpful stakeholders and partners that work with nursing homes and other long-term care settings to improve patient care and safety.

Tools & Guidelines
Educational Opportunities
Get Involved with State Initiatives
NHSN

Other Healthcare Settings

This section includes information for providers and administrators working in other healthcare settings, such as physician offices and ambulatory surgical centers. It may also be helpful stakeholders and partners that work with these settings to improve patient care and safety.

Tools & Guidelines
Educational Opportunities
Get Involved with State Initiatives

NHSN

Healthcare Consumers

This section includes information for patients and caregivers. It may also be helpful stakeholders and partners that work with or advocate for patients and caregivers.

Patient Education