Benefits

Major anticipated outcomes of the network include the following:

  • Reducing the number of adverse events in hospitals and other facilities through comprehensive data collection and analysis.
  • Improving patient outcomes and donor health.
  • Reducing costs related to errors and inefficiencies.
  • Improving the policies, processes and procedures.
  • Designing risk-mitigating interventions.
  • Providing benchmarking tools to encourage continuous quality improvement for participating facilities.
  • Developing evidence-based responses to support community efforts addressing public health concerns of the federal government.