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Information on emergency department is not available
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Healthcare-associated infections

Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus or ‘Golden staph’) is a type of bacterium that can cause an infection of the bloodstream and can be acquired after a patient receives medical care or treatment in hospital. Contracting an S. aureus bloodstream infection while in hospital can be life-threatening. Hospitals aim to have as few cases as possible.

The data presented below show S. aureus bloodstream infections that were found to have been acquired while receiving care at this hospital.

All healthcare-associated S. aureus bloodstream infections

For all reported periods, this hospital reported under Graylands Selby-Lemnos and Special Care Health Service.

Year Cases Rate Peer group average Patient days under surveillance
- Data were included in the reporting for another hospital.
See this hospital’s data reported on Graylands Selby-Lemnos and Special Care Health Service
2017–18 - - - -
2016–17 - - - -
2015–16 - - - -
2014–15 - - - -
2013–14 - - - -
2012–13 - - - -
2011–12 - - - -
2010–11 - - - -