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What does CLABSI stand for?

CLABSI stands for Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infection


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He has supported and encouraged the use of best practices that have been adopted by the 14 other facilities, including policies for central line-associated bloodstream infections (CLABSI), surgical site infections and vaccination compliance.
Nevada's action plan will focus on four major sources of HAIs in healthcare settings: central line-associated bloodstream infections (CLABSI), surgical site infections (SSI), antibiotic stewardship, and Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA).
Four sections focus on device and procedure associated HAIs: Central line-associated bloodstream infections (CLABS1) -usually occurs in patients in critical care areas that require central venous access for fluids and medications.