5B recognized for patient safety efforts

November 19, 2019  //  FOUND IN: Our Employees

Congratulations to the faculty and staff on 5B, who recently went a full year without a CAUTI (Catheter Associated Urinary Tract Infection).

For their efforts, the unit 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.