MLHS awarded for patient safety
Friday, February 17, 2017
Mille Lacs Health System has been recognized by the Minnesota Hospital Association (MHA) for superior performance in patient safety as part of its Hospital Engagement Network 2.0. The MHA Hospital Engagement Network 2.0 is working to reduce hospital-acquired conditions by 40 percent and readmissions by 20 percent.
MLHS was honored with a Patient Safety Excellence Award. The award is given to hospitals that reach benchmark safety criteria on six or more topics, relating to measures that include falls, pressure injuries, delirium, infections, and violence prevention.