Pronovost Slide18

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

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

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  • CEO commits to 0.
  • IP support, partnership, and technical expertise.
  • ICU managers:
    • Commit to 0.
    • Accountable for rates.
    • Make it easy to comply.
    • Support culture where nurses help ensure compliance.
    • Standardize and audit maintenance policies.
    • Investigate all infections.
    • Rates and weeks without infection widely known and visible.

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Page last reviewed August 2011
Internet Citation: Pronovost Slide18: 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/slide18.html