Healthcare-associated infection in long term care facilities
National Prevalence Surveys on Healthcare Associated Infections and Antibiotic use in Irish Long-Term Care Facilities
In 2010, 2011, 2013 and 2016, Irish long-term care facilities participated in a national prevalence survey of healthcare-associated infections and antibiotic use in long-term care (HALT).
Further information on the HALT survey and the reports of the four HALT surveys performed in Ireland can be found below.
- Yellow Fever among returning travellers from South America
05 April 2017
- Going away for holidays at Easter? Are you/your children protected against measles when on holiday?
27 March 2017
- Hepatitis A outbreaks affecting men who have sex with men
20 March 2017
- Point Prevalence Survey of Healthcare-Associated Infections & Antimicrobial Use in Long-Term Care Facilities (HALT): May 2016
07 March 2017