Member Spotlight – Highland Hospital curtails patient harm
Patient harm is a major burden on healthcare providers. Early detection and focused prevention efforts can reduce incidents, improving patient experience and decreasing morbidity and mortality, as well as limiting risk to the provider. In 2018, Highland Hospital (a member of UR Medicine) implemented a five-year strategic plan to reduce preventable harm at the facility by 20%.
To learn more about this initiative and its results, read our full story.
This story is just one of the many initiatives profiled on HANYS' Member Spotlight website that demonstrate how New York healthcare providers are investing in forward-looking initiatives that improve care quality and health outcomes.