Nursing-sensitive adverse events for surgical patients

(The following description comes from the source organization.)
This indicator measures the rate of nursing-sensitive adverse events for all surgical patients. The following adverse events are captured in this indicator:

• Urinary tract infections (UTIs)
• Pressure ulcers
• In-hospital fractures
• Pneumonia

Source
Canadian Institute for Health Information
Unit
Rate per 1,000 population
Data periods available
2011-2012, 2012-2013