Covenant Health case study

Discover how MedMined Surveillance Advisor advanced infection prevention


Facility

Covenant Health in Lubbock, Texas.

Challenge

Based on hospital information system data analyzed by MedMined Surveillance Advisor, bloodstream infections were identified as a frequently occurring, higher-cost infection type.

Solution

Adhering to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) best practice recommendations, the hospital began using antiseptic skin prep to prepare the insertion site for all blood lines.

Result

Since implementing MedMined Surveillance Advisor and adhering to CDC best practices, the hospital has decreased Nosocomial Infection Marker rates by 28% over 26 months.

Rate trend summary: blood  
Blood rate change -28.62%
Costs saved $820,910.13
Days saved 925
Bottom-line impact $433,052.25
Patients protected 151

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"MedMined® Surveillance Advisor has allowed our team to quantify HAI reduction, quantify the lives protected and demonstrate the value of infection prevention in our organization."

Scott Robins, MD
Chief Medical Officer

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