To help reduce HAIs in NHSScotland HPS has produced a number of tools that when implemented may increase quality improvement.
A number of steps when performed collectively, reliably and continuously can improve patient outcomes.
Key recommendations have been produced from the literature reviews. These should be included in Quality Improvement Tools.
A summary of the key recommendations are presented in the form of a diagram which can be printed off and used in practice.
Review of evidence base and expert opinion to ensure key recommendations are the most critical for improving and streamlining practices.