Antibiotic Resistant Organisms (AROs) and Clostridium difficile infection (CDI)

 

BC Guidelines and Toolkits

PICNet, in collaboration with the CPO Working Group, has created a toolkit for the management of CPOs.

Carbapenemase Producing Organisms (CPO) Toolkit
Created by: PICNet
September 2014, updated 2015

Antibiotic Resistant Organism (ARO) Guidelines (2013)
Created By: PICNet
March 2013

Toolkit for Management of CDI in Acute Care Settings (2013)
In 2012, the BC Ministry of Health formally requested PICNet’s assistance in developing consistent, evidence-informed, provincial protocol(s) for the management of Clostridium difficile infections (CDI). This toolkit was developed by two working groups, with representation from all BC health authorities, and is intended for use in acute care facilities.

 

Guidelines and Toolkits from Other Jurisdictions

Clostridium difficile Infection Infection Prevention And Control Guidance For Management In Acute Care Settings
Created By: Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC)
December 2012

Clostridium difficile Infection Infection Prevention And Control Guidance For Management In Long-Term Care Facilities
Created By: Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC)
December 2012

Guidance Document: Regulation of Fecal Microbiota Therapy for the Treatment of C. difficile Infections
Created by: Health Canada
March 2015