Raising the Bar on Safe Care in Hospitals

Many people assume safe care in hospitals is a given. But the truth is it requires diligent effort from every member of the care team to ensure successful patient outcomes. There are many ways to measure safe care. You can look at length of hospital stay, readmissions, infections that develop while in the hospital, number … Continued

Elevating the Patient Experience

Many healthcare organizations talk about providing patient-centered care. But what does that really mean? At Edward-Elmhurst health, we believe it begins with empowering people to take part in the healthcare experience. From the start, Edward-Elmhurst Health has embraced patient-centered care. In fact, Edward Hospital was one of the first hospitals in DuPage County to provide … Continued