Data relating to episodes of Staphylococcus aureus (including MRSA) bacteraemia (SAB) in acute care hospitals (healthcare associated infections).
from 1 January 2009 to 30 June 2016
National and state and territory
Includes counts of cases of SAB associated with public hospitals covered by SAB surveillance arrangements. There is <100% coverage of public hospitals in some states and territories.
Metadata information and data quality statement (DQS)
External links and information
NHA PI specification
National Healthcare Agreement: PI 22-Healthcare associated infections; Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia, 2016
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