The Maryland Patient Safety Center Long Term Care Hand Hygiene Collaborative
The Maryland Patient Safety Center (MPSC) is accepting participants into the Long Term Care Hand Hygiene Collaborative (LTCHHC). This initiative will enhance the prevention of healthcare associated infections in long term care facilities. The goal of the collaborative to to achieve a better than 90 percent (90%) hand hygiene compliance rate in eighty percent (80%) of the participating long term care facilities. Led by the MPSC, the collaborative will also work in concert with the efforts of the state’s Quality Innovation Network QIO, the Virginia Healthcare Quality Council. For more information about VHQC, please visit http://qin.vhqc.org
Send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to register to participate in the MPSC LTC Hand Hygiene Collaborative.
The Maryland Hospital Hand Hygiene Collaborative
The Maryland Hospital Hand Hygiene Collaborative led by the Maryland Patient Safety Center ended successfully in October 2014 with twelve (12) consecutive months of a sustained compliance rate of ninety percent (90%) or better. Forty four acute care hospitals and one specialty hospital participated in this collaborative.
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