Georgia HAI Advisory Committee (GHAIAC)

Georgia HAI Advisory Committee (GHAIAC)

The Georgia HAI Advisory Committee (GHAIAC) is a voluntary committee charged with making recommendations to the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) on the prevention of HAIs. The committee was created on December 2, 2009 by recommendation of stakeholders and appointed by DPH. The first meeting of the committee was held on June 30, 2010. The committee includes persons with expertise in surveillance, prevention and control of HAIs, healthcare providers, infection preventionists, hospital administrators, healthcare consumers, and physicians with expertise in infectious disease and epidemiology.

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Policy Update - Issued April 22, 2014: Georgia Healthcare Associated Infections Advisory Committee Policy Statement:  Laboratory Diagnosis of Clostridium difficile for Healthcare Facilities and FAQ for long-term care facilities.


Georgia HAI Advisory Committee Roster and Affiliations

GHAIAC Member Biographical Sketches

2014 Advisory Committee Meeting Dates

  • January 22, 2014
  • April 23, 2014
  • July 23, 2014
  • October 22, 2014

Advisory Committee Meeting Minutes


January 22nd, 2014 Meeting


October 23rd, 2013 Meeting

July 24th, 2013 Meeting

April 24, 2013 Meeting

January 23, 2013 Meeting

Minutes Archive

GHAIAC Minutes Archive 2010-2012