Clinical & Research

Association volunteers are working to create common language for quality measures and develop standards of practice by area to create benchmark data for our peers. Current work is listed below. Benchmarking National Quality Indicators will begin to unite data to formulate and create national benchmarks on such areas as staffing, infection control, ventilator weaning, hospital transfers and medication safety in specialized pediatric post acute care settings.

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December 2016, Clinical Benchmarking Survey Q4

September 2016, Clinical Benchmarking Survey Q3

June 2016, Clinical Benchmarking Survey Q2

March 2016, Clinical Benchmarking Survey Q1

2015 Clinical Benchmarking Pilot Study Executive Summary

December 2015, Clinical Benchmarking Survey

September 2015, Clinical Benchmarking Survey

June 2015, Clinical Practice Guideline: Pain Management
The purpose of this practice guideline is to provide the user with a standardized approach to identify and manage pain for children who are medically complex in a specialized pediatric healthcare facility.

June 2015, Clinical Benchmarking Survey

March 2015, Clinical Benchmarking Survey

March 2014, Clinical Practice Guideline: Multi Drug Resistant Organisms
The purpose of this practice guideline is to provide the user with a standardized approach to identify, manage and minimize transmission of multi drug resistant organisms (MDROs) in a specialized pediatric healthcare facility.