Slide 17. Hospitals in NE, NM, and NY.
- AHRQ's "Preventing Hospital-Acquired Venous Thromboembolism (VTE): A Guide for Effective Quality Improvement" and QIO [Quality Improvement Organization] Learning Network
- Some hospitals implemented new VTE protocols based on AHRQ.
- Toolkit used by some hospitals to revise existing point-based VTE assessment.
- New clinical approaches and protocols resulted in more appropriate VTE prevention tactics.
Image: The cover of the VTE guide is shown.
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