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Innovations

Performance Feedback, Ultraviolet Cleaning Device, and Dedicated Housekeeping Team Significantly Improve Room Cleaning, Reduce Potential for Spread of Common, Dangerous Infection 06/24/13

The Louis Stokes Cleveland Veterans Affairs Medical Center tested a multicomponent strategy to improve room cleaning processes, with the aim of reducing the spread of Clostridium difficile...

National Academy and Affiliated State Chapters Support Pediatricians in Improving Asthma Care, Leading to Better Guideline Adherence and Disease Control, Fewer Acute Episodes 02/26/13

The national office of the American Academy of Pediatrics and four of its State chapters—in Alabama, Maine, Ohio, and Oregon—helped 49 pediatric practices adhere to well-established asthma care...

Fun, Interactive Classes Emphasize Easy-to-Understand Messages, Leading to Enhanced Knowledge About Healthy Behaviors in Elementary School Children 05/23/11

ProMedica Health System offers a series of classes free of charge to elementary school children and their parents to promote adoption of healthier behaviors related to nutrition and physical...

Standardized Processes and Tools Significantly Enhance Provision of Recommended Care to Teens With Asthma 01/24/11

Providers at the Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center's Teen Health Center use standardized processes and tools during annual wellness examinations to ensure that patients with asthma...

Immediate Post-Event Debriefing Improves Multiple Aspects of Response to Codes and Increases Staff Satisfaction 12/10/10

Immediately following each cardiopulmonary resuscitation code, responders at the Chillicothe VA Medical Center review the event using a debriefing tool to gather pertinent information, discuss...

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