SHEA is an active leader and collaborator in shaping public policy on healthcare-associated infections (HAIs). SHEA’s public policy resources help our members and the public stay informed on issues that affect HAI prevention and patient safety. SHEA’s advocacy educates regulatory bodies, policymakers, the media, and the general public about the prevalence of HAIs and evidence-based practices to prevent and control infections in healthcare settings. Policy activities of SHEA include public comments, providing advisory panel expertise, giving public testimony, and producing policy position documents.

Position Papers & Statements Position Papers & Statements
Briefings & Testimony Briefings & Testimony
Letters & Comments Letters & Comments
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