Surgical Site Infection Investigation Tool

Resource Location: https://www.ahrq.gov/hai/tools/surgery/tools/surgical-complication-prevention/ssi-investigation.html

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)

This tool will help your safety program team understand lapses in infection prevention processes that may have contributed to the surgical site infection case. It can help your team identify practice patterns and inconsistencies in practice, so you can more easily pinpoint opportunities for intervention.