Preventable hospital hazards — which result in harm or death — are called “Never Events” because they should never happen to you or someone you love in the hospital.
Hospitals everywhere are working hard to zero out Never Events.

 

Here at CampaignZERO, learn what you can do to safeguard your loved one’s care when they need you most — use our checklists to help you know what to look for and what to do to prevent:

Hospital Infections, like:

MRSA, Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus
VRE, Vancomyacin-Resistant Enterococcus
C. diff, Clostridium Difficile
UTI/CAUTI, Catheter-Associated
Urinary Tract Infection
VAP, Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia
Falls and Fractures (in the hospital)
Pressure Wounds (presure ulcers,
bed sores)
Blood Clots (embolisms stemming from
deep vein thrombosis — DVT)