Reducing Hospital-Acquired Conditions (HACs): Four Tried-and-True Strategies
Hospital Acquired Conditions
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Important distinction between HACs and HAIs
National incidence and costs of HACs
Positive and negative trends
Four strategies to decrease HACs in your organization
About this research brief
Implications related to HACs are many, affecting patients, hospital, and providers. Whether trends for your organization around HACs are improving or worsening, these preventable poor outcomes continue to cost the lives of thousands of patients and billions of dollars annually.
While there may be a lessened payment reduction around these conditions through CMS, improving patient safety remains paramount.