ICU Quality Improvement – Snapshots of Success
Posted by Ambient Clinical Analytics on January 3rd, 2014
2013 – 6 December – The ICU of the Future
Better patient safety and quality of care are making hospitals take a systems engineering approach to quality and safety – moving patients to the center of thep process. Learn how program leaders are striving to make this goal a reality.
Better patient safety and quality of care have become post-reform mantras, and nowhere is that imperative more evident than in the intensive care unit (ICU). Technological advances have actually made ICU care more complicated, and hospitals are realizing the need to take a systems engineering approach to quality and safety – and move patients to the center of the process. Critical Connections asked program leaders to share their biggest challenges and lessons learned as they strive to make these goals a reality. From combatting data fatigue to integrating various systems, leaders are seeking new ways to improve electronic medical records, data collection and ultimately, patient outcomes… Read More.