Clinical CareNew Data on Sepsis Prevalence and Costs 'Astonished' DHHS Researchers
In the largest-ever study of Medicare sepsis data, the increased rate of beneficiaries hospitalized with sepsis is nearly double the...
Clinical CareRapid Sepsis Testing Generates Value-Based Care Gains at AHN
Rapid sepsis testing benefits patients, lowers cost of care, and boosts antibiotic stewardship.
Clinical CareTop 10 HealthLeaders Clinical Care Stories of 2019
Selection criteria for the Top 10 list include whether a story resonated with the HealthLeaders audience.
Clinical CareSepsis Alliance Launches Institute to Improve Quality of Care for Deadly Infection
The Sepsis Alliance has created The Sepsis Institute to offer training for healthcare professionals across the continuum of care.
NursingHealthLeaders' Top 5 Nursing Stories of 2019
What were the hottest nursing topics of the year? Here's a roundup of our most popular nursing stories.
Clinical Care7-Part EMS Screening Tool Boosts Early Sepsis Treatment
Conducting a sepsis screening during emergency medical service transport to an emergency department reduces time to treatment.
Clinical CareNew York's Sepsis Protocols Lower Death Rates
Research shows 'Rory's Regulations' are saving lives, but one physician urges other states to 'proceed with caution.'
Clinical CareSPOT on: New Decision Support Tool Reduces Sepsis Mortality by 22.9%
A new computer-based decision support tool for sepsis at HCA Healthcare harnesses pivotal data in real time.
Clinical Care'Every Hour Matters': Delaying Sepsis Antibiotics in ER Increases Odds of Mortality
New research finds that every hour of delay in administering antibiotics to sepsis patients in emergency rooms increases odds of...
Clinical CarePrioritize Sepsis Assessments in Your Overcrowded Emergency Department
Prompt identification of patients who are at high risk of sepsis could be the difference between life or death.
InnovationInnovators Could Receive up to $8M for Early Detection of Sepsis and Pathogens
HHS announces new funding opportunities through DRIVe program.
Clinical CareHow to Fight 'Scary' Superbugs? Cooperation—And A Special Soap
A novel approach recognizes that superbugs don't remain isolated in one hospital or nursing home but move quickly through a...