Healthcare Associated Infection Measures

Patient safety and high quality care are priorities at Massachusetts hospitals, and Bay State hospitals are national leaders in transparent and voluntary reporting of patient quality and safety information. In collaboration with the Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), an annual statewide hospital summary of healthcare associated infections in acute care hospitals is presented, as well as hospital specific reports.

DPH MA CY2016 HAI Data Summary CLABSI & SSI Statewide Hospital Summary -  September 2017

DPH HAIs in Massachusetts Acute Care Hospitals in CY2016 Presentation -  September 13, 2017

DPH Massachusetts CY2016 HAI Data Summary Statewide Hospital Summary Definitions & Methods  - September 2017

DPH MA HAI CY2016 Hospital Specific Reports -   September 2017 with Statewide Data & Summary Description Sheets

Massachusetts Healthcare Personnel Influenza Vaccination in Health Care Facilities - September 13, 2017 – Presentation Slides

Massachusetts Department of Public Health -- Flu Update Apr 8-14 (week 15)  2018

Influenza Activity in Massachusetts

For week 15, influenza-like illness (ILI, defined by fever >100°F and cough and/or sore throat) activity was reported as Widespread in Massachusetts, at Low intensity.

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