safety focus

Through the KHC Hospital Improvement Innovation Network, medical professionals are pursuing ambitious new goals to help hospitals make health care safer and less costly by reducing health care-acquired conditions and preventable readmissions. See the KHC HIIN informational flier (pdf - coming soon).

HIIN areas of focus include:

  • Adverse Drug Events
  • Clostridium difficile infection
  • Injury from Falls and Immobility
  • Pressure Ulcers (hospital-acquired)
  • Preventable Readmissions
  • Sepsis and Septic Shock
            KHC HIIN Sepsis Toolkit (click here for Sepsis and Septic Shock Login)
  • Surgical Site Infections (SSI)
  • Ventilator-Associated Events
  • Venous Thromboembolism (VTE)
  • Multi-drug Resistant Organisms
  • Patient and Family Engagement
  • Hospital Culture of Safety
  • Diversity and Equity of Care