8D honored for patient safety efforts
May 2, 2019 // FOUND IN: Our Employees
Congratulations to the faculty and staff of 8D at University Hospital, which recently went 365 days without a CLABSI (Central Line Associated Blood Stream Infection)!
For its important work, the team earned a 365 Days of Safety Award from the organization.
The 365 Days of Safety Award program recognizes outstanding practice within a patient care unit, area, clinic or department which resulted in the avoidance of patient harm and health care-acquired conditions for 365 consecutive days. The award also demonstrates the sustainability of the associated patient safety practice.
To learn more about 365 Days of Safety Award, to see past winners or to submit a nomination, click here.