Beaumont Taylor is a 197 bed hospital located in Taylor, Michigan. Our hospital joined the collaborative in 2016. We provide specialty services, including emergency care, pain management, orthopedic surgery, mental health, physical medicine and trauma rehabilitation. Our HMS team includes Dr. Silke Greil as physician champion, Anne Barton as our quality administrative lead, and Michelle Uzarski as the clinical data abstractor. 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 in patients with a eGFR <45