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- Bloodborne Pathogens
- Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE)
- Clostridioides difficile (C.diff)
- Data Management
- Dialysis Settings
- Drug Diversion
- Epidemic Keratoconjunctivitis (EKC)
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- Nontuberculous Mycobacteria (NTM)
- Patient Notification
Norovirus is a very contagious virus that causes vomiting and diarrhea. The virus spreads easily and quickly, both from infected people to others and through contaminated foods and surfaces. The most commonly reported setting for norovirus outbreaks in the United States and other industrialized countries is healthcare, including long-term care facilities and hospitals.
- CDC/HICPAC’s Guideline for the Prevention and Control of Norovirus Gastroenteritis Outbreaks in Healthcare Settings addresses prevention and control of norovirus gastroenteritis outbreaks in healthcare settings
- CDC’s Norovirus Outbreak Control Resource Toolkit includes a sample communication framework, case report forms, infection control recommendations, and an instructional slide presentation