Latest Data on the Results in Efforts to Improve Patient Safety
CMS and the Department of Health and Human Services issued a press release and report about the results of efforts to reduce preventable harm and 30 day readmissions.
The report shows a 9 percent decrease in patient harm, 8 percent decrease in 30-day readmissions, prevention of nearly 15,000 deaths in hospitals, and $4.1 billion saved – those are just some of the impressive numbers in the new report. Read the Report.
As one of the 27 Hospital Engagement Networks (HENs), JCR is proud to be partnering with our participating hospitals and the 26 other HENs that are helping to improve safety in America’s hospitals.
Read the press release.
Learn more about the JCR Hospital Engagement Network.
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