Question As part of a nationwide quality improvement program, the standardised mortality ratio (SMR) of your Intensive Care Unit was compared to other similar Intensive Care Units using a funnel plot. You are ICU “A” (filled red dot) a) What does the graph show about your ICU “A”? (20% marks) b) Explain how the SMR […]
Aidan Baron shares his view of the road ahead for FOAM/ #FOAMed: Information Overload, Content Consolidation, Sourcing Quality and Delivering Diversity.
Question As director of ICU, the general manager of your hospital asks you to review your current infection control policy following an increase of 200% in the number of newly acquired MRSA infections during an ICU admission in the past 2 months. Outline your approach to this request. Answer Answer and interpretation Obtain relevant details […]