Reducing Gram-negative bloodstream infections – surveillance

Good systems and processes for data collection and analysis in a system. Aimed to promote system management and analysis of data.

Action: consider the data collection process

Consider a process of data collection, including the roles and responsibilities.

Action: collect data

Collect a baseline data set for E. coli bloodstream infections for all cases and submit the data onto the DCS.

Action: review data

Consider baseline data collected above.

Action: use data

Use the data to plan improvement and monitor the effect of interventions.