• Measure Summary
  • NQMC:005000
  • 2009 Feb

Prevention of surgical wound infection: does the hospital take steps to monitor and control normothermia in major surgery (procedures lasting more than two hours)?

  • Measure Summary
  • NQMC:004960
  • 2009 Feb

Nurse staffing levels: does the hospital have specific rules on nurse staffing levels?

  • Measure Summary
  • NQMC:008548
  • 2011 Mar

Planning, organization, and management: percentage of days without the physical presence of an intensivist 24 hours/day.

  • Measure Summary
  • NQMC:004983
  • 2009 Feb

Prevention of pressure ulcers: does the hospital have rules or protocols for prevention of pressure ulcers?

  • Measure Summary
  • NQMC:008446
  • 2011 Mar

Cardiac care: does the hospital's heart surgery unit have a registry that includes most of the specified indicators?

  • Measure Summary
  • NQMC:004963
  • 2009 Feb

Medication errors: does the hospital have a protocol for detection, recording and reporting of medication errors that involves the pharmacy service?

  • Measure Summary
  • NQMC:008552
  • 2011 Mar

Continuing medical education, teaching, and research: does the hospital have duly updated basic protocols?

  • Measure Summary
  • NQMC:009348
  • 2013 Nov

Palliative care for adults: percentage of clinicians who have education and training regarding palliative care concepts.

  • Measure Summary
  • NQMC:000529
  • 2003 Jun

Competency Assessment Instrument (CAI): provider's mean score on the "Team Value" scale.

  • Measure Summary
  • NQMC:004986
  • 2009 Feb

Prevention of venous thromboembolism (VTE): does the hospital have guidelines or protocol for prevention of VTE?

  • Measure Summary
  • NQMC:000521
  • 2003 Jun

Competency Assessment Instrument (CAI): provider's mean score on the "Family Education" scale.

  • Measure Summary
  • NQMC:005029
  • 2009 Feb

Identification of high-alert medications: does the hospital have norms on special labeling and storage of high-alert medications?

  • Measure Summary
  • NQMC:010637
  • 2015 Jan
  • NQF-Endorsed Measure

Communication climate: mean score for the "Performance Evaluation" domain on the Patient (or Pediatric) Survey and Staff Survey.

  • Measure Summary
  • NQMC:005012
  • 2009 Feb

Hand washing: does the hospital have training courses in hand washing within the last year's training activities?