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Surgical Care Improvement Project (SCIP)

The following graph represents the percentage of UW Health Surgical Care Improvement Project (SCIP) patients who received all recommended care as compared to the median rate of all University Healthsystem Consortium (UHC) member hospitals. 
 
Recommended care includes:
  • The right type of antibiotic was given and discontinued in timely fashion
  • Glucose monitoring for cardiac patients
  • Safe hair removal from surgical site
  • Beta blockers for patients who took them prior to admission
  • Urinary catheter removal
  • Blood clot prevention
  • Body temperature monitoring
 

 

2011 Q4

2012 Q1 

2012 Q2

2012 Q3

2012 Q4

2013 Q1

2013 Q2

2013 Q3

2013 Q4

2014 Q1

2014 Q2

2014 Q3

UW Health

91.2

90

95.2

94.5

93.9

96.3

97 97 95.8 96.8 96.6 96.9

Benchmark

94.3

94.8

95.3

95.2

95.8

 96.6  96.3  96.2 96.3 98.2 97.2 98.1

 

Benchmark: Median of University Healthsystem Consortium (UHC) member hospitals