The CDC NHSN Dialysis COVID 19 Module provides healthcare facilities, with a customized system to track infections and prevention process measures in a systematic way. Tracking this information allows facilities to identify problems, improve care, and determine progress toward national healthcare-associated infection goals.

Dialysis COVID-19 Module Overview

The NHSN Outpatient Dialysis Component is supporting the nation’s COVID-19 emergency response with a COVID-19 module designed to collect data pertaining to in-center dialysis, home dialysis, and peritoneal dialysis patients.

The Dialysis COVID-19 Module has a single data entry page with four sections:

  • Patient Impact
  • Staff and Personnel Impact
  • Supply and Personal Protective Equipment
  • Testing

Review more information on the COVID-19 Module information for Dialysis Facilities on the NHSN website.