On Nov 23, 2020 the NHSN implemented a new requirement that providers must submit staff test results through the NHNS COVID-19 module.
Thus far we’ve found it best to track this data in an external spreadsheet, then upload it into EasyReporting. To get started, download our Staff Test Results Template. This template is a Google Sheets. You can download the file as a local XLS spreadsheet or save it off as your own Google Sheet.
The fields in our template reflect the required fields from the NHSN. We’ve included data validation on both the template and when you upload your spreadsheet, to ensure the data customers upload matches what the NHSN is expecting. There are three tabs in this template:
To upload these test results, log into EasyReporting and head to the staff tab under COVID-19. Click the green plus icon, then drag and drop your XLS spreadsheet to upload.