HELICSwin.Net (HWN) 1.3.8 user manual
This document is intended for hospital staff that use HelicsWin.Net to collect or administer data collected during the ECDC Point Prevalence Survey (PPS) of healthcare-associated infections (HAI) and antimicrobial use (AMU) in acute care hospitals. This document describes the HelicsWin.Net v1.3.8 user interface, and provides users with step-by-step instructions in its use, and conceptual information about data storage. This manual supersedes manual version 1.3. Both are available on ECDC’s HELICSWin.Net (HWN) webpage.
For the 2016-2017 point prevalence surveys in long-term care facilities (the HALT-3 Project), this protocol has been superseded by the protocol for point prevalence surveys of healthcare-associated infections and antimicrobial use in European long-term care facilities Version 2.1
European surveillance of Clostridioides (Clostridium) difficile infections - surveillance protocol version 2.4
17 Dec 2019 - ECDC publishes a protocol developed for the surveillance of Clostridioides (Clostridium) difficile infections (CDI) to address the lack of standardised surveillance of CDI in EU Member States.
ECDC study protocol for genomic-based surveillance of carbapenem-resistant and/or colistin-resistant Enterobacteriaceae at the EU level
23 Jul 2018 - This ECDC study protocol describes the technical requirements for implementing future EU-level genomic-based surveillance of carbapenem-resistant and/or colistin-resistant Enterobacteriaceae.
Surveillance of surgical site infections and prevention indicators in European hospitals - HAISSI protocol
5 May 2017 - This protocol is to ensure standardisation of definitions, data collection and reporting procedures for hospitals participating in the national/regional surveillance of surgical site infections across Europe.