Safety

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    (The following description comes from the source organization.) The ratio of the actual number of in-hospital deaths in a region or hospital to the number that would have been expected, based on the types of patients a region or hospital treats.
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    (The following description comes from the source organization.) The risk-adjusted rate of sepsis that is identified after admission.
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    (The following description comes from the source organization.) This indicator measures the age-standardized rate of new hip fractures admitted to an acute care hospital, per 100,000 population age 65 and older A new event is defined as a first-ever…
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    (The following description comes from the source organization.) This indicator measures the age-standardized rate of acute care hospitalization due to injury resulting from the transfer of energy (excluding poisoning and other non-traumatic injuries…
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    (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 (…
  • Indicator
    (The following description comes from the source organization.) This indicator measures the rate of nursing-sensitive adverse events for all medical patients. The following adverse events are captured in this indicator: • Urinary tract infections (…