HAI Reduction in Safety Net Hospitals: One HEN’s Perspective
Learning Areas:Provision of health care to the public
Explain how one hospital engagement network, supported through the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ Partnership for Patients, is reducing hospital acquired infections in their group of hospitals.
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am the director of the Essential Hospitals Engagement Network with responsibility for the management and oversight of the project, providing leadership and strategic direction to team members and participating hospitals. She has worked at the national and state level as well as in an urban hospital. Previously she served as senior director of education and outreach at the National Quality Forum. She received her MHSA from the University of Michigan School of Public Health.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.