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05 Apr 2019

Healthcare associated infections (HAIs) and antimicrobial resistance (AMR) -3

In order to effectively fight against healthcare associated infections (HAIs) and antimicrobial resistance (AMR), it is necessary to

  • ensure the continuation of an EU Action Plan with measurable indicators, covering both AMR and HAIs;
  • encourage and support Member States to put in place and monitor national targets for the surveillance and reduction of AMR/HAIs through holistic action plans under a “One Health approach”. Good practices should be shared between Member States via a dedicated platform;
  • create new business models and potentially a new European legislative framework for the improved use of innovative tools to prevent infection and reduce antibiotic misuse;
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