Tyler Memorial Hospital Receives Award from Quality Insights of Pa.

By Jayne Ann Bugda | jbugda@pahomepage.com

Published 05/28 2014 11:22PM

Updated 05/28 2014 11:25PM

Tyler Memorial Hospital recently was presented the award for Most Innovation for Healthcare-Associated Infections with Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infections by Quality Insights of Pennsylvania, the Medicare Quality improvement Organization for Pennsylvania. Tyler received the award because the hospital has demonstrated commitment and dedication to decreasing catheter-associated infections. Tyler Memorial Hospital has implemented leading evidence-based interventions such as Nurse Driven Urinary Catheter Removal protocol to ensure zero infection rates.

(Information from Renita Fennick | Director of Communications | Commonwealth Health)

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