Acronyms

List of Acronyms

CAUTI

Catheter-associated urinary tract infection

CDC

Center for Disease Control and Prevention

CMS

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

EBCPG

Evidence-based clinical practice guideline

EBP

Evidence-based practice

HAI

Healthcare-associated infection

HICPAC

CDC Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee

IUC

Indwelling urinary catheter (Foley)

JCAOH

Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations

NHSN

National Healthcare Safety Network

NNIS

National Nosocomial Infection Surveillance

PVR

Post-void residual

UI

Urinary incontinence

UTI

Urinary tract infection

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