Through the KHC Hospital Improvement Innovation Network (Oct. 2016 - March 2020), medical professionals pursued ambitious goals to help hospitals make health care safer and less costly by reducing health care-acquired conditions and preventable readmissions. 

HIIN areas of focus included:

  • Adverse Drug Events
  • Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) and Antimicrobial Stewardship
  • Injury from Falls and Immobility
  • Pressure Injuries (hospital-acquired)
  • Preventable Readmissions
  • Sepsis and Septic Shock
  • Surgical Site Infections (SSI)
  • Ventilator-Associated Events
  • Venous Thromboembolism (VTE)
  • Multi-drug Resistant Organisms
  • Patient and Family Engagement
  • Hospital Culture of Safety
  • Diversity and Equity of Care