TITLE

Request for Comments on the Proposed 2020 Targets for the National Action Plan To Prevent Health Care-Associated Infections: Road Map To Elimination (Phase I: Acute Care Hospital) Measures

PUB. DATE
February 2014
SOURCE
Federal Register (National Archives & Records Service, Office of;2/25/2014, Vol. 79 Issue 37, p10524
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the notice of the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP) of the Department of Health and Human Services to seek approval for comments for the proposed 2020 national action plan targets in the U.S. The ODPHP issued the notice, on behalf of the Federal Steering Committee for the Prevention of Health Care-Associated Infections of the (HAI) Department of Health and Human Services in the U.S. The deadline for the submission of comments is also mentioned.
ACCESSION #
94710814

 

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