The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has launched a national campaign to encourage health care professionals, patients, and caregivers to recognize the signs of sepsis and act quickly when an infection is detected.

CDC’s partner toolkit for the campaign, Get Ahead of Sepsis, includes:

CDC also will host a webinar on Sept. 6 at 1:30 pm ET and a Twitter chat using #SepsisChat on Sept. 12 at noon ET.

Contact Director of Policy Erin O’Malley at or 202.585.0127 with questions.