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Patient Safety and Quality Dashboard
“Just like a roadmap, a dashboard will help us navigate the path to improved quality and safety. At Suburban, we have used a 'home grown' version and now will adopt the system dashboard and share with managers and staff.”
Jacky Schultz, RN, MSN, CNAA
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
“As the manager of three clinical areas, it's nice to have one place to learn how they all are performing in quality and safety measures.”
Manager, Respiratory Care
Howard County General Hospital
“Now every employee can see how hospitals and units are performing on patient safety and quality targets.”
Eric Howell, MD
Division Director, Collaborative Inpatient Medicine Service
Associate Professor of Medicine
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
“The dashboard gives us a snapshot of progress in initiatives that are important for the well-being of our patients.”
Susan Ohnmacht, RN, MS, MSN
Associate Chief Nursing Officer
Director of Critical Care Services
Sibley Memorial Hospital
“The dashboard gives us insight into how our patients and families rate the level of service provided by our organizations.”
Service Excellence Manager
Johns Hopkins Health System
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The Johns Hopkins Medicine Patient Safety and Quality Dashboard is an interactive tool to help employees assess their area's performance on goals to improve the safety, quality and experience of care we deliver to our patients. Use the dashboard to find out things such as how your patients rate their experience and how often your team follows standardized best practices of care to prevent infection and other complications.
The dashboard currently features inpatient data for each of the five Johns Hopkins Health System hospitals in the Maryland/D.C. area in four key areas:
- Core Measures
- Rates of ICU central line-associated bloodstream infections
- Hand Hygiene Compliance
- Patient Experience of Care survey results
Learn how Johns Hopkins employees will use the dashboard to drive improvement efforts.
Access tools and resources for improvement efforts.
Resources to Help You Improve
This web site also is a hub of resources to support your improvement efforts. Use it to:
- Learn how the dashboard can help identify areas for improvement and track effectiveness of interventions.
- Learn about Johns Hopkins Medicine’s patient safety and quality goals.
- Find out how other employees use data to drive quality improvement.
- Locate best practices and other resources for quality measures featured on the dashboard.