PBM

Patient Blood Management

Patient Blood Management

Contact Info

Name David Mayer

Phone: 8477087887

Email: david.b.mayer@medstar.net

Position: Director MIQS

Organization Name: MedStar Health

Organization Address:
10980 Grantchester Way
Columbia, 21044 United States


Participants:

  • dmayer@transparentlearning.com, dmayer@transparentlearning.com

APSS

Have you reviewed the Patient Safety Movement Foundation's Actionable Patient Safety Solutions (APSS)?
Yes

What Patient Safety Challenge does your Commitment address?
Challenge 5 - Patient Blood Management

How Many Hospitals Will This Commitment Represent?
10

Commitment Name:
Patient Blood Management

Commitment Details

Commitment Summary:
Follow all best practices; Medstar has seen a 35% reduction in blood utilization over the last 3 years. There is a large JW population so we are trying to push bloodless medicine principles.

Action Plan:
Please see commitment summary above.

Impact Details

Lives Saved

Tell us about your baseline level of harm:
2

Next, make a prediction (goal) from your baseline above for 1 year from today. We’ll give you the opportunity to update us next year on the actuals:
1

Lives Saved:
1

Lives Spared Harm:
10

Methodology for Determining Lives Saved:
Total reduction in blood programs per monthly reports