C. Diff Prevention
The Clostridium difficile (C. diff) Prevention Promise Package went live in November 2017. In FY17, we reduced hospital-onset C. diff infections by 40% system-wide! The standard work defined in the Promise Package will help us achieve sustained improvement and move Piedmont closer to Zero Harm.
Your Role as an ICU provider
When a patient comes with diarrhea, the biggest thing to recognize is when to order what test. Below Piedmont has supplied a useful algorithm to knowing this.