AHRQ Patient Safety Update: CUSP Video Features Success StoriesAgency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) sent this bulletin at 12/10/2013 07:40 AM EST
Video Features Physicians Discussing How They Used CUSP to Prevent Infections
A medical director in Maryland explains how his community health care system used AHRQ’s Comprehensive Unit-based Safety Program ( CUSP) to eliminate three dangerous infections -- ventilator-associated pneumonia, central line associate bloodstream infections (CLABSIs), and catheter associated urinary tract infections – for two years.
To learn more about CUSP and how doctors are using it, watch the video A Doctor’s Perspective http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/education/curriculum-tools/cusptoolkit/videos/00_doctor/. The CUSP toolkit is free and available online at http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/education/curriculum-tools/cusptoolkit/.