Margin of Excellence:
Lowering the Incidence and Severity of Hospital-Associated Sepsis
While COVID-19 has taken a devastating human toll, it has likewise been financially devastating. Studies show that, prior to this pandemic, the most expensive hospital stays were for sepsis. However, the similarities don’t end there. Best practices from hospitals, like yours, suggest the keys to successful management of both conditions are the same.
Premier® analyzed data over a three-year period and identified the best practices to reduce the incidence and severity of sepsis cases, leading to better outcomes and lower costs for healthcare organizations.
Learn more about the four keys to success:
- Leverage business intelligence with robust data and analytics capabilities.
- Utilize clinician-enabling tools that support clinical surveillance and the delivery of evidence-based care.
- Optimize the lab and pharmacy to enable testing and quick identification of the appropriate therapies.
- Promote a culture of care delivery optimization by championing collaboration and sustainability.