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Health and Human Resources
Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Mandate 965

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
Amend Disease Reporting and Control Regulations concerning reporting of Healthcare Associated Infections
Purpose of legislation
Requires health care facilities that are required to report healthcare associated infections to the National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN) to release such data to the Board of Health through the NHSN
Legislation mandating a change Chap 293 (2019)
VAC chapters to be amended
12 vac 5 - 90 : Regulations for Disease Reporting and Control
Associated Regulatory Actions
Action 5208: Amendment to comply with changes in public health practice
Latest Stage: Final
Deadline for the regulation to become effective 9/1/2019
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