Urinary catheter

Innovations

Computerized Alerts Do Not Influence Physician Ordering Habits or Improve Clinical Outcomes for Elderly, Hospitalized Patients With Cognitive Impairment 09/14/12

In a randomized trial, Wishard Memorial Hospital provided electronic alerts through a clinical decision support system to physicians treating elderly patients with cognitive impairment, with the...

Interdisciplinary Teams Perform Daily Reviews of Real-Time Information to Identify and Address Risk Factors in Older Inpatients 09/05/11

As part of Aurora Health Care's Acute Care for Elders program, each system hospital generates a spreadsheet that tracks, for all patients ages 65 and older, real-time risk factors for functional...

Collaborative Supports Hospitals in Sharing and Implementing Best Practices, Leading to 33-Percent Decline in Urinary Tract Infections 10/27/09

VHA Pennsylvania, a regional office of VHA, Inc., sponsored and coordinated a 1-year collaborative among 21 hospitals focused on urinary tract infection prevention. Each participating hospital...

QualityTools

Bronson Methodist Hospital Patient Handouts 11/04/10

These resources can be used to educate patients on a wide range of health issues. The resources available include guides, brochures, flyers, and more.

Topics covered are:

  • Brain and nerves
  • Burn
  • Coumadin...

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