Beaumont Hospital - Grosse Pointe

City:
Grosse Pointe
Member Since:
2012

Beaumont Hospital is a 250 bed hospital located in Grosse Pointe, Michigan.  Our hospital joined the HMS collaborative in 2012. Our HMS team includes Dr. Basem Almasri  as physician champion, Susan Muscat as our quality administrative lead, and Laura Weiss as the clinical data abstractor.  Drs. Patel and Dr. Barbieri are also involved with the HMS-related work.  We have implemented the following quality improvement initiatives related to HMS to improve the quality of care for hospitalized medical patients: 1) Appropriate prophylaxis for patients, 2) Identifying low risk VTE patients, 3) PICC line appropriateness, 4) Indications for PICC line, 5) Completion of VTE risk assessment done on admission