Healthcare-associated Infections (HAI) and Antibiotic Resistance (AR)

   Welcome to the Louisiana Healthcare-Associated Infections and Antibiotic Resistance (HAI/AR) resource page. This page provides information, tools, and resources about preventing and treating HAI and AR across the provider spectrum. Information is also provided regarding state quality improvement initiatives related to surveillance, patient safety, infection prevention, and antibiotic stewardship. Inquiries should be emailed to   

Announcement     Registration is open for the 2021 Long-term Care (LTC) Office Hour Webinar Series     Announcement

2021 LTC Office Hour Series - First Quarter 
The sessions will be held Fridays from January 8th through March 26th from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. CDT.

Click here to register or copy and paste the following link into your browser:  
The library of archived, previously-recorded office hour webinars for LTC settings (presented April thru December 2020) is found here.
Louisiana's Healthcare-associated Infections Plan and Approach
National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN) - CDC
Antibiotic Stewardship
HAI Louisiana Newsletters
Trainings & Workshops
Louisiana HAI Partners

Primary Contact Information

HAI Program: Erica Washington, MPH, CPH, CIC, CPHQ, FAPIC
1450 Poydras Street, Ste. 1641
New Orleans, LA 70112

Telephone:(504) 568-8319
Fax: (504) 568-8290