Safety: Hospital Acquired Condition Prevention

Hospital Acquired Condition (HAC) Prevention

In order to achieve improved patient outcomes and eliminate serious harm from occurring at Children’s Hospital, we focus on preventing the following hospital-acquired conditions:

Adverse Drug Events (ADEs)

Catheter Associated Urinary Tract Infections (CAUTIs)

Central Line Associated Blood Stream Infections (CLABSIs)


Peripheral IV Infiltrations and Extravasations (PIVIEs)

Pressure Injuries (PIs)

Surgical Site Infections (SSIs)

Unplanned Extubations (UEs)