Newspaper/Magazine Article

Zero tolerance for deadly hospital-acquired infections.

Levine H. Consumer reports. 2017;82:32-40.

Hospital rating systems have yet to receive approval across the health care industry, but they still serve as a way for consumers to select hospitals and providers. This news article reports on publicly available data for central line infections in hospitals across the United States and spotlights checklists as a strategy that contributes to improvement. The article also ranks teaching hospitals based on their performance at preventing central line infections.