CORHA Workgroups

CORHA Policy Workgroup

The CORHA Policy Workgroup seeks to address the legal and policy considerations related to outbreaks of healthcare-associated infection (HAI), including those caused by antimicrobial-resistant (AR) pathogens, and make recommendations to policy makers at all levels to improve the detection, reporting, investigation, control and prevention of HAI/AR outbreaks. View the PDF below to learn more about the CORHA Policy Workgroup and their focus areas.

CORHA Detection and Reporting Workgroup

The CORHA Detection and Reporting Workgroup identifies standardized approaches to detection and reporting of infectious disease outbreaks and exposure events within healthcare facilities and in various ambulatory settings. Settings of interest include the following: acute care hospitals, long term care facilities, dialysis, ambulatory surgery centers, long term acute care hospitals, and provider clinical offices. View the PDF below for an in-depth look at the CORHA Detection and Reporting Workgroup tasked activities, outbreaks of interest, and additional pathogens for future consideration.

CORHA Investigation and Control Workgroup

The CORHA Investigation and Control Workgroup identifies consistent and coordinated approaches to investigation and control of infectious disease outbreaks and exposure events within healthcare facilities and in various ambulatory settings. Settings of interest include the following: acute care hospitals, long term care facilities, dialysis, ambulatory surgery centers, long term acute care hospitals, and provider clinical offices. View the PDF below for an in-depth look at the CORHA Investigation and Control Workgroup tasked activities, outbreaks of interest, and additional pathogens for future consideration.