WHEN DATA ARE CONSIDERED COMPLETE IN NHSN?

  

Data are considered complete in NHSN once facilities do ALL of the following:

 

Complete the Annual Facility Survey

 

Complete a monthly reporting plan to indicate which module(s) and event(s) a facility plans to report for each month in which facility plans to perform surveillance and submit data to NHSN

 

Submit event data to NHSN Dialysis protocols

 

Indicate “no events” on monthly summary data page if no events were found for the month

 

Submit monthly summary data to NHSN

 

Resolve all outstanding alerts

  

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