Grant Name:

Transformation to Better, Safer Patient Care

  • Date Awarded:
    Jan 2010
  • Amount:
  • Term:
    96 months
  • Grant ID:
  • Funding Area:
    Patient Care

For improved nursing-related patient outcomes in the Sutter Health Sacramento Sierra Region. Through implementation of evidence-based practices, the project goals are a reduction in severe sepsis and septic shock mortality of non-Do Not Resuscitate patients at five Sutter hospitals, reduction in the percent of patients at one hospital with significantly high or low levels of blood glucose levels while hospitalized, and improved patient safety outcomes through nurse leadership development and the adoption of "Just Culture" principles.

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date grant program term amount
Oct 2014 SHSSR Glycemic Control and ICU-acquired Delirium and Weakness Published Articles Patient Care 12 months $54,640
Jul 2013 Reduction of Hospital-Acquired Venous Thromboembolism Patient Care 24 months $2,400,000
May 2012 Transformation to Better, Safer Patient Care - Phase II Patient Care 68 months $2,300,000
Jul 2010 Heart Failure Continuum of Care Model Spread Patient Care 40 months $1,944,905
Jan 2010 Transformation to Better, Safer Patient Care Patient Care 96 months $3,591,000
Oct 2009 Partners Advancing Clinical Excellence (PACE) Phase II Patient Care 50 months $2,180,000
Sep 2008 Sutter Health Sacramento Sierra Region "Better Safer Care" Plan Patient Care 8 months $490,000
Jul 2007 Heart Failure Continuum of Care Patient Care 33 months $2,300,000
Jul 2006 Transforming Nursing Practice Project Patient Care 86 months $6,171,000

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