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105. Mass. Code Regs. 130.1701. - Healthcare-associated Infection Data Collection, Submission and Reporting

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Certain hospitals that are registered with the National Healthcare Safety Network (“NHSN”, the data collection network operated by the Federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) must collect and submit healthcare associated infection data elements to the Department of Public Health as well as the Betsy Lehman Center (the Betsy Lehman Center for Patient Safety and Medical Error Reduction established pursuant to M.G.L.A. 6A §16E.  Each hospital must collect and submit to the Department and the Betsy Lehman Center other data related to infection control as established by the Department.  

Current as of June 2015