HAIs: For the public

 
People can get healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) while they are being treated for other conditions. These infections can happen in any health care facility, including hospitals, surgery centers, end-stage kidney disease facilities, and long-term care facilities. Bacteria, fungi, viruses and other germs can cause HAIs. These infections can cause serious illness and death.
 
Data on healthcare-associated infections reported by Colorado health facilities.
 
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