Hospital Acquired Conditions and How Medtech can help Reduce Medical Error

After a 30 year effort[1], 2016 data show a 17% reduction in hospital-acquired conditions (HACs). This is amazing progress! These data show a 2.1 million case decline in avoidable HAC in US patients and 87,000 lives saved.

The money saved in the US healthcare system was estimated at $19.8 billion in 2014. If hospitals can do it, medtech can help – a medical device designed and proven to reduce HAC brings significant economic value that may warrant premium pricing. Read the entire article

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