Hospital Improvement Innovation Network
Preventing harm, saving lives and realizing cost savings
Thanks to the work of the 20 Arizona hospitals across the state that are participating in AzHHA’s Hospital Improvement Innovation Network (HIIN), harms are being prevented, lives saved and substantial cost savings realized.
Our goal? To improve the health and well-being of patients, families and communities by implementing safe, evidence-based practices that prevent harm and save lives.
HIIN Focus Topics
Person & Family Centered Care
Pressure ulcers (PrU)
Sepsis and septic shock
Surgical site infections (SSI)
Venous thromboembolism (VTE)
Ventilator-associated events (VAE)
Adverse drug events (ADE)
Catheter-associated urinary tract infections (CAUTI)
Central line-associated blood stream infections (CLABSI)
Clostridium difficile (C. diff)
Equity of Care
Injuries from falls and immobility
Methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)
Video Celebrating Patient Safety Awareness Week
View the video below on Patient Safety Awareness Week, which celebrates and highlights the hospitals and health systems across Arizona for the safe care they give patients every day!