Study: Few states require public reporting of surgical site infections

03/22/2012 | HealthLeaders Media

Only eight states require hospitals to publicly report surgical site infection rates, according to a Johns Hopkins University report in the Journal for Healthcare Quality. Lead author Dr. Martin Makary says that state hospital associations have opposed public reporting requirements and that mandatory national standards are needed to achieve consistent and fair comparisons and to encourage meaningful improvements.

View Full Article in:

HealthLeaders Media

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Santa Ana, CA
Regulatory Analyst
Delta Dental
Alpharetta, GA
Program Coordinator/Lecturer for the Regulatory Science program
Johns Hopkins University
Washington, DC
Eastern Zone Sales Director
Regenesis Biomedical
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Senior Financial Analyst - Growing Manager Care Health Org
Fallon Community Health Plan
Worcester, MA