Healthcare-Associated Infections - Bronson Methodist Hospital - Bronson Healthcare

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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1/1/2013 to 12/31/2013

Bronson Methodist Hospital National Benchmark

Central line-associated blood stream infections (CLABSI)

Lower numbers are better

0.090
Better than the U.S. National Benchmark
1.0

Catheter-associated urinary tract infections (CAUTI)

Lower numbers are better

1.234
No different than the U.S. National Benchmark
1.0

Surgical site infections from colon surgery (SSI: Colon)

Lower numbers are better

0.451
No different than the U.S. National Benchmark
1.0
Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) Blood Laboratory-identified Events (Bloodstream infections)

Lower numbers are better
0.417
No different than the U.S. National Benchmark
1.0
Clostridium difficile (C.diff.) Laboratory-identified Events (Intestinal infections)

Lower numbers are better
0.888
No different than the U.S. National Benchmark
1.0

Reviewed by Corporate Communications on January 22, 2015

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