What are the guidelines for diagnosing and managing healthcare associated pneumonia?

According to the 2005 guidelines from ATS, HCAP includes any patient hospitalized for 2 or more days within 90 days of the infection.
Complete guidelines: Guidelines for the management of adults with hospital-acquired, ventilator-associated, and healthcare-associated pneumonia.  Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2005 Feb 15;171(4):388-416.

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