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CAH Quality Network Healthcare SafetyZone® Portal

The Healthcare SafetyZone® (HCSZ) Portal is a browser based data collection and communication solution. The HCSZ Portal creates a funnel that enables data collection from the sharp end of care across the organization to form an integrated data base. This can catalyze a coordinated response across the organization and support Total Risk-Quality-Safety-Service Management.

Hospital tracking and analysis of:

  • Infection reports
  • Medication events
  • Equipment
  • Employee incident
  • Facility and security
  • Falls
  • Procedural and clinical events
  • Patient and family concerns
  • Many more....

Benefits of the portal to individual CAHs include:

  • Heightened awareness of safety issues and trends
  • Improved accuracy and timeliness of data
  • Increased communication between departments and sites
  • Accelerated action through real-time communication with instant analysis allowing for potentially adverse trends to bubble to the surface faster reduced paper forms
  • Increased staff time for direct care
  • Cost savings
  • Reduced duplication of data entry
  • Enhanced quality of care and patient safety

Benefits of the portal to the Network include:

  • Opportunities to leverage education through a shared knowledge library that is specific to CAH needs
  • Share resources and best practices
  • One-stop look for information
  • Access to technical assistance
  • Ability to benchmark data with like-facilities