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community acquired pneumonia
cancer care improvementcardiac surgery outcomescare coordinationcommunity acquired pneumonia
compliance with medical staff influenza vaccination policycongestive heart failure outcomes
controlling high blood pressurecoronary artery disease outcomes
depression screening for the chronically illeffective use of hospital resources
electronic health recordshospitalist program effective handoffsophthalmology: diabetic retinopathy
osteoporosis screeningpatient registry usagepatient safety office assessmentphysician office access
population health wellness initiativepostpartum carepotentially avoidable admissions
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Objective: To increase the timeliness of antibiotic administration to patients with pneumonia. Studies show that patients presenting at the hospital with pneumonia had improved survival rates if they received antibiotics promptly after admission.

Outcome:

Measure

Year over Year Performance Indicator

Antibiotics Administered within 360 Minutes of Arrival*

Performance shortfall year over year is 4% or less

Pneumococcal Vaccination Administered for Patients 65 or Older*

Performance equal to or above 2010 APP result

  

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