Researchers aim to improve outcomes for patients with cervical cancer through evidence-based quality metrics tracking.
Shortcomings in performing complex cardiac operations among early- and late-career surgeons can be mitigated by institutional and individual surgeon experience and a culture of safety and teamwork, a large analysis suggests.
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Our Advisory Services team helped Deborah Heart and Lung Center develop a systematic approach resulting in earlier first-case start times, higher cath lab utilization rates and more patients treated.
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We have avoided wrong-level spine surgery errors for nearly three years thanks to a stepwise quality improvement process culminating in real-time intraoperative image review by radiologists.
An interdisciplinary team at Cleveland Clinic South Pointe Hospital developed an approach to reduce in-hospital cardiopulmonary arrest that included new tools and education for nurses.
This operational case study profiles how we helped an affiliated hospital revise its process for elective surgery evaluation and admission. Results include more-satisfied patients and reduced costs.
Extremely low birth weight infants are at heightened risk of developing central line-associated blood stream infections (CLABSIs) during their extended NICU stays. Creating a culture of quality and eliminating variability in practice are essential aspects of a quality program aimed at improving outcomes for the tiniest patients.
A prospective study finds that use of a four-point protocol for STEMI management significantly drove down rates of cardiogenic shock and improved outcomes in patients presenting with it.
An alliance or affiliation with Cleveland Clinic can involve partnering on everything from reducing rates of prolonged postoperative intubation to smarter renovations of procedural lab spaces.