The risk of wound infection after surgery can be reduced when hospital care providers administer the correct medicines at the right times during the day of their procedure.
Process of care measures indicate how many patients at Piedmont Hospital receive treatments commonly regarded as effective in preventing infections after surgery. To help you gauge the relevance of these findings, we compare our scores to other facilities at the national and state level. Please select the dropdown tabs below to see the results and definitions associated with each measure.
Data for Piedmont Hospital is for July 2010 – June 2011. Data for Georgia and National scores are for January – December 2010.