Wisconsin Long-Term Care
Urinary Tract Infection Toolkit

Wisconsin Long-Term Care Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) Toolkit

Developed by the Wisconsin Healthcare-Associated Infections in Long-Term Care Coalition, the objectives of the Wisconsin UTI Improvement Toolkit are to help long-term care facilities:

Module 1: Overview and Rationale
This module is organized into three sections. Each section includes a slide deck presentation.

Module 2: How to Prevent Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infection (CAUTI)
This module is organized into three sections. Each section includes a slide deck presentation.

Module 3: When to Test a Urine Specimen
This module is organized into four content sections. Each section includes a slide deck presentation. Additional links and resources are also provided. A complete reference list is included at the end of the module.

Module 4: When & How to Treat a UTI
This module is organized into four content sections. Each section includes a slide deck presentation. Additional links and resources are also provided. A complete reference list is included at the end of the module.

Module 5: Implementing and Sustaining Change
This module includes additional presentations, tools and other resources to improve the management of suspected UTIs in your nursing home.