Clostridium Difficile Information for Health Care Providers - Minnesota Dept. of Health

Health Professional Information on Clostridium difficile

  • Clinical Information
    Risk factors, signs and symptoms, transmission, and diagnosis.

  • Testing and Treatment
    Criteria for testing, screening, and specimen submission information.

  • Disease Reporting
    What to report, how to report, and who is required to report.

  • Infection Prevention
    Information about infection control, implementation of C. diff infection (CDI) surveillance, isolation precautions, environmental cleaning and disinfection, and antimicrobial stewardship.

  • Changing Epidemiology
    Increased incidence and severity of CDI is resulting in many changes.

Updated Tuesday, 29-Jan-2019 16:44:15 CST