The comparison between Inova Mount Vernon Hospital and Abbott Northwestern patient safety goals and improvement strategies. According to the Joint Commission (2021), the accreditation and certification show how the two hospitals can continuously learn modern performance improvement strategies to patient safety goals. There are various parameters on the selected site with ratings based on the quality and safety of healthcare.
Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis classifies in 2 adult specialties, and high range estimated in 6 adult specialties and 14 methods and medical conditions (The Joint Commission, 2021). Inova Mount Vernon Hospital has a high rating in 4 adult procedures and conditions. The average score for the medical services provided is 3 out of 5 for cardiology, endocrinology, heart surgery, and cancer. However, the orthopedic scores are comparatively higher. The rating for patients is the same as that of Abbott Northwestern Hospital.
Changes quality of specific services can enhance the patient safety goals. Adopting better and modern nurse leader rounds improves patient safety goals. Adopting technology in the hospital and management of patients. For example, interactive web-based tools can help measure the performance and offer customized solutions.
Patient Safety Inova Mount Vernon Goals Hospital Scores
|Hospital||Pre (before)||Post (After)||P value|
|Mount Vernon||2.10 (1.14)||1.94 (1.07)||<0.001|
|Abbott Northwestern||2.77 (1.04)||2.87 (1.03)||0.002|
The Joint Commission (2021). The Value of Joint Commission Accreditation & Certification. Web.