Using In-Hospital Mortality as an Indicator of Quality Care and Hospital Performance
作者: Badia BISBISAbdelhai EL GAMRI
作者单位: 1Al Farabi Hospital. Oujda.
刊名: International Journal of Medicine and Surgery, 2016, Vol.3 (1), pp.6-9
来源数据库: Mediterranean BioMedical Journals
DOI: 10.15342/ijms.v3i1.77
原始语种摘要: The in-hospital mortality (MIH) is used as a performance indicator and quality healthcare in hospital. However, the majority of deaths resulted from an inevitable disease process (severity of cases and / or co-morbidity), and not medical errors or changes in the quality of care. This work aims to make a distribution of deaths in the Regional Hospital of Eastern, Al Farabi hospital and to highlight that more studies on the MIH are required consistently with detailed clinical data at the admission. The MIH showed its limitation as a health care indicator. The overall rate of in-hospital deaths within the Al Farabi hospital has averaged 2.4%, with 8.4% in the emergency unit, 28% in intensive care unit, 22% Neonatology unit, 1.6% in pediatric unit. The MIH may depend, firstly, on the...
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  • quality 品质
  • indicator 指示剂
  • institution 设立
  • hospital 医院
  • routine 程序
  • secondly 第二
  • safety 安全
  • process 过程
  • ideally 理想地
  • their 他们的