Intermountain-led CMS Hospital Engagement Network Falls Prevention July 11, 2014 Affinity Call. Marlyn Conti –Patient Safety Initiatives Manager Intermountain Quality and Patient Safety. Outline for Discussion. Review of data through Q1 2014
Marlyn Conti –Patient Safety Initiatives Manager
Intermountain Quality and Patient Safety
This is a 24.2% reduction from baseline which was below national benchmark
Started at 0.65 Down to 0.47 in Q4, Red line is baseline
Total number of falls is increasing while Falls with injury is reducing.
Might be better reporting?
Number of reporting hospitals has dropped slightly. May increase the rate
Inpatient Falls with Injury
Case 1: 9:13:48 AM
Case 2: 12:43:55PM