Infection Prevention Program

Doctors and nurses trained in stopping infections work with other staff to improve care. This program keeps track of health care-related infections.  Data is used to find trends and reduce infections. We track the following infections:

  • Bloodstream
  • Pneumonia
  • Wound
  • Surgery site
  • Urinary catheter
  • Organisms that are hard to kill with antibiotics

 

Learn more about upcoming educational offerings: Martha-Freeman@uiowa.edu

CQSPI Resources

Contact Information

Office of Clinical Quality, Safety, and Performance Improvement
200 Hawkins Drive - C512 GH
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-356-4311
Fax: 319-353-7043
e-mail: qualityandsafety@uiowa.edu