Healthcare-Associated Infections - Bronson Methodist Hospital - Bronson Healthcare

Healthcare-Associated Infections - Bronson Methodist Hospital

Healthcare associated infections (HAIs) are serious conditions that occur in some patients in the hospital. Many HAIs occur when devices, such as central lines and urinary catheters, are inserted into the body. Bronson Methodist Hospital tries to prevent HAIs by following guidelines for safe care.

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1/1/2017 to 12/31/2017

Bronson Methodist Hospital National Benchmark

Catheter-associated urinary tract infections (CAUTI) in ICU's and and select areas

0.657 1

Surgical site infections from colon surgery (SSI: Colon)

Lower numbers are better

0.585

1.0

Surgical site infections from abdominal hysterectomy (SSI: hysterectomy)

0.00

1.0
Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) Blood Laboratory-identified Events (Bloodstream infections)

Lower numbers are better

0.906

1.0
Clostridium difficile (C.diff.) Laboratory-identified Events (Intestinal infections)

Lower numbers are better
1.190 1.0

Reviewed by Corporate Communications on December 06, 2018

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