In an effort to figure out how to lower SSI rates, the American College of Surgeons, Joint Commission Center for Transforming Healthcare and seven healthcare facilities partnered to do a two-and-a-half year study. This data was presented in a July 21 symposium by the Joint Commission, Medline and Cleveland Clinic, which was a study participant. Coleen Smith, of the Joint Commission, reflects on the study.
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