QA Infection VAP

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Program: CC
Requestor: Critical Care QI Team

The Critical Care QI Team is monitoring VAPs in the ICUs. This project is in collaboration with CCVMS which is a cross Canada ICU collaborative project.

Data Collection Instructions

For all ICU patients except STB_CICU & STB_CCU:

If a patient
  • Project: QAInf
  • Item: VAP
  • date_var: date (no time) positive sputum culture was sent to micro lab.

Don't use TMP as notes

Please do not enter this TMP until you have actually confirmed a DX of VAP exists. Use the Notes field on you laptop as a reminder if needed.

Data Use

Ventilator Associated Pneumonia Rate


  • Start Date: Saturday August 22, 2009
  • End Date: NONE - Continued project with the CCVSM cross Canada Collaborative--TOstryzniuk 16:53, 4 October 2010 (CDT)

CCDMB Data Integrity Checks (implemented)

See QA Infection

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