Performance Improvement 2000. Infectious Disease

01/01/2000

Evaluation of the Effectiveness of Group B Streptococcal Disease Prevention Guidelines

Group B Streptococcus (GBS) is the leading cause of bacterial infection in newborns in the United States. This project will assess a number of issues that affect successful management of GBS disease in the United States.

AGENCY SPONSOR: National Center for Infectious Diseases

FEDERAL CONTACT: Schuchat, MD, Anne
404-639-2215

PIC ID: 6333

PERFORMER: American Association of Health Plans
Washington, DC

EXPECTED DATE OF COMPLETION: 09/30/2000