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Published on 12 December 2022

ARHAI Scotland lead on the development and provision of national epidemiological data and intelligence to reduce healthcare associated infection and contain antimicrobial resistance.

We undertake surveillance on healthcare associated infections; provide epidemiological support to local and national outbreak and incident investigations; and support local Infection Prevention and Control teams with data and intelligence to inform clinical practice and improve patient care in Scotland.

For further information on the role of ARHAI Scotland can be found: Antimicrobial Resistance and Healthcare Associated Infection Scotland | National Services Scotland (