Pronovost Slide13

It Is Time To Get Serious about the Science of Healthcare Delivery

Text version of slide presentation from a National Advisory Council meeting.

Massachusetts Histogram

Text Description is below the image.

Massachusetts, Pre vs. Post

Image: Two bar charts compare Massachusetts's blood stream infection (BSI) rate per 1,000 Central Line Days for baseline data (up to 12 months) versus the last six months of good data.

BSI Rate for baseline data:

  • Mean: 1.298506
  • Median: 0.942507

BSI Rate for last six months of good data:

  • Mean: 0.705078
  • Median: 0

p = 0.2191.


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Current as of August 2011
Internet Citation: Pronovost Slide13: It Is Time To Get Serious about the Science of Healthcare Delivery. August 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/news/events/nac/2011-04-nac/pronovost/slide13.html