Title

Practice, Policy, Public Reporting, & Patient Engagement: Learning from the Venous Thromboembolism Example

Document Type

Presentation

Publication Date

6-27-2019

Comments

Presentation: 1:01:52

Abstract

At the conclusion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:

  1. Review risk factors for and guidelines suggesting methods to prevent VTE in hospitalized patients
  2. Explain how a systems approach can improve prescription of VTE prophylaxis
  3. Examine the impact of surveillance bias on public reporting of DVT rates
  4. Discuss adopting missed VTE prophylaxis doses as a quality improvement target

Language

English

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