NHSN Data Reporting Updates

Mary Madison, RN, RAC-CT, CDP
Clinical Consultant – Briggs Healthcare

  • NHSN Long Term Care Facility Component FAQs has been updated in January 2021.  This 15-page document covers a range of NHSN reporting topics from general to NHSN LTCF Annual Survey, enrollment, SAMS, UTI Event Protocol and Lab ID Event.
  • The Long-Term Care Facilities (LTCF) website also merits bookmarking and periodic checks for new/updated information.  On that website, you’ll find:
    • LONG-TERM CARE FACILITY COMPONENT MODULES
  • TRAINING & EDUCATION
    • RESOURCES