CASE 9
75 year old patient admitted for bowel
obstruction. 5/15 taken to OR and a
COLO and SB procedures are
performed through a single incision.
If both of these procedures are in your
Monthly Reporting Plan in May, which
one do you enter into NHSN?

How are the durations for the individual
procedures determined?

Is this an HAI?
 If so, what type?
 To which procedure is the SSI
attributed?

Please answer and provide a rationale and references

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