Doctors Hospital of Manteca Receives 4 Performance Excellence Awards for Its Success in Preventing Hospital-Acquired ConditionsDec 13, 2016
Doctors Hospital was recognized for its success in four categories: preventing hospital-acquired pressure ulcers and preventing the hospital-acquired infections Catheter Associated Urinary Tract Infections (CAUTI) in the critical care unit and Central Line- Associated Blood Stream Infections (CLABSI) in the critical care unit and the hospital as a whole. CALNOC is the nation’s first registry dedicated to nursing sensitive measures at the unit level. It is a self-sustaining non-profit public benefit corporation with over 15 years’ experience in advancing the safety and quality of patient care.
“This recognition is a strong affirmation not only of the strength and professionalism of our dedicated nursing and medical staff but also of our overall commitment to patient safety and high-quality standards of care,” said Ikenna Mmeje, CEO of Doctors Hospital of Manteca. “Reducing and preventing hospital-acquired conditions has been and will continue to be a major focus of our clinical team.”
Doctors Hospital of Manteca and other winners of the 2016 Performance Excellence Awards were honored at CALNOC’s 20th Anniversary Conference on October 23-25 in Monterey, Calif.