HELICS is an international network aiming at the collection, analysis and dissemination of valid data on the risks of nosocomial infections in European hospitals.
Supported by the European Union Grant Agreement 2002505.
HELICS routine data collection continues to be supported in Work Package 4 of IPSE.
The HELICS SSI Statistical Report, including 2004 data - Now available online
The HELICS Database Management System (HDBMS) software consists of four elements;
The HELICSwin Hospital software enables input, analysis and export of the HELICS data set in hospitals.
The HELICS STATA Tools processes the HELICS data set at the national/regional level.
The HELICSval Validation Unit processes the HELICS data set at the European level.
The HELICS Data Exchange Specification allows the transmission of data to the HELICS Coordination Centre.
See the Data Management page for more details.