Note: This assessment will be used only to identify current practices used or not used in your facility. This document does not necessarily represent best practice and should not be used as a guide for best practice.

Please complete the following background questions regarding your facility’s current status.

* 1. Facility Information:

* 2. What is the total number of staff currently working in infection prevention and control at your facility? Please describe using full-time equivalents of people working directly in infection control, do not include support staff (for example, if a facility had one full-time person and one half-time person, this would equal 1.5 staff members)

* 3. How many of the staff working in hospital infection prevention and control are certified in infection control?

* 4. Currently, how many licensed acute care hospital beds does your facility have?