New protocol – optional HAI module New protocol – optional HAI module The Global-PPS protocol has been updated with an optional Healthcare-Associated Infections (HAI) module. This new module allows analyzing additional quality indicators, focusing on the presence of invasive devices. From September till December 2019, the old as well as the new protocol are available for data collection on the wards (transition period). From January 2020, only the new protocol will be available. Read the new protocol here.The first results will be communicated at the ECCMID-2016 congress. For more information click here.