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Infection Prevention Acronyms


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1 Infection Prevention Acronyms AAMI Ameri
Infection Prevention Acronyms AAMI American Association of Microbiologists, Inc. also Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation ABCs Active Bacterial Core Surveillance ABX Antibiotics ACIP Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices ADA American Diabetes Association, American Dietetic Association, American Dental Association, Americans with Disabilities Act AFB Acid fast bacilli AHA American Hospital Association AHEHP Association of Hospital Employee Health Professionals AHRQ Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality AIA American Institute of Architects AIDS Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome AJIC American Journal of Infection Control AMA American Medical Association AMH Accreditation Manual for Hospitals ANA American Nurses Association ANCC American Nurses Credentialing Center AOA Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program of the American Osteopathic Association AOAC Association of Official Analytical Chemists AORN Association of Operating Room Nurses APHA American Public Health Association APIC Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology, Inc. ASA American Society of Anesthesiologists ASC Active Surveillance Cultures ASCP American Society of Clinical Pathology ASHE American Society of Healthcare Engineering ASHP American Society of Health System Pharmacists ASHRAE American Society of heating, Refrigeration, and Air Conditioning Engineers ASM American Society of Microbiologists ASPAN American Society of PeriAnesthesia Nurses ASTM American Society for Testing and Materials ATSDR Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry BAL Bronchoalveolar lavage BBF Blood and Body Fluids BBP Blood borne pathogen BMT Bone-marrow transplant BSI Bloodstream infection CAUTI Catheter-associated urinary tract infection CBIC Certification Board of Infection Control CCE Center for Clinical Epidemiology CCU Coronary Care Unit CDC Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDI Clostridium difficile infection CDIFF Clostridium

2 difficile CEU Continuing Education Unit
difficile CEU Continuing Education Unit CIC Certification in Infection Control CID Clinical Infectious Diseases CLABSI Central line-associated bloodstream infection CLIP Central Line Insertion Practices CMS Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services CMV Cytomegalovirus COP Condition of participation CRE Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae CSF Cerebral Spinal Fluid CUSP Comprehensive Unit-Based Safety Program at AHRQ DFA Direct Fluorescent Antibody DHQP Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion Infection Prevention Acronyms DHS Department of Homeland Security DIC Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation EIA Enzyme Immunoassay EIP Emerging Infections Program at CDC EMR Electronic medical record EPA Environmental Protection Agency (federal government) ESBL Extended Spectrum Beta-lactamase ESRD End-Stage Renal Disease FDA Food and Drug Administration FMEA Failure Mode and Effects Analysis FSIS Food Safety and Inspection Services (under the USDA) FTE Full-time employee GAO Government Accountability Office (federal government) GISA Glycopeptide (vancomycin)-intermediate resistant Staphlococcus aureus (VISA) HAC Hospital Acquired Conditions HAI Healthcare Associated Infection HAV Hepatitis A Virus HBV Hepatitis B virus HCFA Health Care Finance Administration (Medicare) HCP Healthcare personnel HCUP Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project HCV Hepatitis C Virus HCW Healthcare worker HDV Hepatitis D Virus HEPA High-efficiency particulate absorbing (or air) – special type of filter HHS Department of Health and Human Services (federal government) HICPAC Hospital Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee HIMA Health Industry Manufacturers Association HIV Human immunodeficiency virus (AIDS) HPV Human papilloma virus HRSA Health Research Society of America ICHE Infection Control and Healthcare Epidemiology (journal) ICNA Infection Control Nurses Association _ United Kingdom and Ireland ICP(s) Infection Control Practitioner(s), Infection Control Professional(s)

3 ICU Intensive Care Unit IDSA Infectious
ICU Intensive Care Unit IDSA Infectious Diseases Society of America IFA Immunofluorescent antibody IFIC International Federation of Infection Control IHI Institute for Healthcare Improvement IIPW International Infection Prevention Week IOM Institute of Medicine IP Infection Preventionist IPAC Infection Prevention and Control (Canada) IPPS Inpatient Prospective Payment System at CMS IQR Hospital Inpatient Quality Reporting Program IRF Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility ISO International Standards Organization ISPC Infection Surveillance, prevention, and control JAMA Journal of the American Medical Association JCAHO Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations Infection Prevention Acronyms JID Journal of Infectious Diseases KPC Klebsiella pneumoniae Carbapenemase LABID EVENT Lab Identified Event LTC Long-term care LTCF Long-term care facility LTCH Long-term care hospital M&M Morbidity and Mortality MD Medical Doctor MDRO Multidrug resistant organisms MERS-CoV Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus MHFG Mental Health Focus Group (APIC) MIC Minimum Inhibitory Concentration MICU Medical Intensive Care Unit MMWR Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report MPH Masters in Public Health MPSMS Medicare Patient Safety Monitoring System MRSA Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus MRSE Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus epidermis MSN Masters in Nursing MSSA Methicillin sensitive Staphylococcus aureus MT Medical Technologist (a cetified laboratory professional) MTB Mycobaterium tuberculosis MWI Medical waste incineration NAPHAI National Action Plan to Prevent HAIs: Roadmap to Elimination (program within HHS) NCAI National Coalition for Adult Immunization NCID National Center for Infectious Diseases NCQA National Committee on Quality Assurance NFID National Foundation for Infectious Diseases NFSNO National Federal for Specialty Nursing Organizations NHSN National Healthcare Safety Network, a CDC surveillance database NIAID National Institute

4 for Allergies and Infectious Diseases NI
for Allergies and Infectious Diseases NIH National Institutes of Health NIMS National Incident Management System NIOSH National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health NNIS National Nosocomial Infections Surveillance System NOCA National Organization for Competency Assurance (previously NCHCA) NPSG National Patient Safety Goals NQF National Quality Forum OPIM Other Potentially Infectious Material OPPS Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System OQR Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting Program OSHA Occupational Safety and Health Administration OTA Office of Technology Assessment PAPR Powered air-purifying respirator PC Period of communicability PCR Polymerase Chain Reaction PD Positive Deviance PEP Post-exposure prophylaxis PI Primary Investigator, performance improvement PPE Personal Protective Equipment PR Powered respirator (often used with HEPA) PSI Patient Safety Indicator PSO Patient Safety Organization QIP Quality Incentive Program RCA Root Cause Analysis Infection Prevention Acronyms RN Registered Nurse (undergraduate degree) RP Recommended Practice SARS Severe Acquired Respiratory Syndrome SCIP Surgical Care Improvement Project SEIU Service Employees International Union SGNA Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates, Inc. SHEA Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America SICU Surgical Intensive Care Unit SIR Standardized Infection Ratio SIS Surgical Infections Society SNF Skilled Nursing Facility SSI Surgical site infection STDs Sexually transmitted diseases TB Tuberculosis TJC The Joint Commission TSS Toxic Shock Syndrome UP-Broad Universal precautions-Broad USDA U.S. Department of Agriculture UTI Urinary Tract Infection UVGI Ultraviolet Germicidal Irradiation VAC Ventilator-associated complication VAE Ventilator-associated event VAP Ventilator-associated pneumonia VBP Value-based Purchasing VRE Vancomycin resistant enterococci (drug resistant bacteria) VRSA Vancomycin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus WHO World Health Organizat