Catherine Amber Welsh

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Reducing health care-associated infections (HAIs): lessons learned from a national collaborative of regional HAI programs
    Catherine Amber Welsh
    Indiana University Center for Health Services and Outcomes Research, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Am J Infect Control 40:29-34. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Implementing the MRSA bundle in ICUs: one citywide collaborative's key lessons learned
    Catherine Amber Welsh
    Indiana University Center for Health Services and Outcomes Research, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 32:918-21. 2011
  3. doi request reprint A national collaborative for reducing health care‒associated infections: current initiatives, challenges, and opportunities
    Mindy E Flanagan
    Indiana University Center for Health Services and Outcomes Research, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Am J Infect Control 39:685-9. 2011

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. doi request reprint Reducing health care-associated infections (HAIs): lessons learned from a national collaborative of regional HAI programs
    Catherine Amber Welsh
    Indiana University Center for Health Services and Outcomes Research, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Am J Infect Control 40:29-34. 2012
    ..7 million. As antimicrobial resistance has increased, so too have efforts to reduce HAI rates. The objective of this study was to identify commonly cited lessons learned across a wide variety of HAI projects and hospital settings...
  2. doi request reprint Implementing the MRSA bundle in ICUs: one citywide collaborative's key lessons learned
    Catherine Amber Welsh
    Indiana University Center for Health Services and Outcomes Research, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 32:918-21. 2011
    ..Key lessons learned across hospitals included the following: maintain management support, engage frontline staff, build the right multidisciplinary team, conduct process mapping, and commit to data collection and feedback...
  3. doi request reprint A national collaborative for reducing health care‒associated infections: current initiatives, challenges, and opportunities
    Mindy E Flanagan
    Indiana University Center for Health Services and Outcomes Research, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Am J Infect Control 39:685-9. 2011
    ..Furthermore, ensuring staff and physician engagement and compliance in HAI reduction efforts remains challenging for most hospitals...