Healthcare-Associated Infections & Antimicrobial Resistance

The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) Healthcare-Associated Infections (HAI) and Antimicrobial Resistance (AR) Program was formally established in 2009 with funds from the American Recovery and  Reinvestment Act (ARRA) to build program capacity by hiring staff, to enhance surveillance activities, and to participate in prevention collaboratives and educational activities.

HAI/AR Program Updates