HAC Decrease

Hospital Acquired Conditions Decreasing

[vc_row][vc_column][rev_slider_vc alias="hac-decrease"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] A recent report from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) shows a significant decrease in Hospital Acquired Conditions or HAC’s. Some of the most common HAC’s are catheter-associated urinary tract infections (UTI’s), pressure ulcers, surgical site infections, and adverse drug events. According to the study, HAC’s dropped 13% from 2014 to 2017. “The 2014 rate started at 99 HAC’s per 1,000 hospital discharges and is estimated at 86 HAC’s...

Donna White