Saint Thomas Health Services (STHS): Clinical Outcomes; People, Process and Technology – Combining the Best of Each to Improve Clinical and Financial Outcomes

This study evaluated the effects of a program converting to Hill-Rom® bed systems on the incidence of adverse events. Overall, the incidence of adverse events was reduced by the following percentages: pressure ulcers (19%), VAP (91.9%), and falls (27.7%). 

  • Care Settings: All Care Settings
  • Clinical Focus: Pressure Ulcer Management
  • Content Type: Whitepapers
  • Reference: Hill-Rom Whitepaper. 2010.