Patient Safety Indicators

This dataset contains rates of nine hospital-associated infections and patient safety measures:

  1. Clostridium Difficile Infection (CDI).
  2. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) bacteremia.
  3. Vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus (VRE).
  4. CIHI's Hospital Standardized Mortality Ratio (HSMR).
  5. Hand hygiene compliance (HHR).
  6. Central line infection (CLI).
  7. Ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP).
  8. Surgical site infection prevention (SSI).
  9. Surgical safety checklist compliance.

*[CIHI]: Canadian Institute for Health Information

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Geographic coverage Ontario
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Last Validated Date 2018-07-31
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