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REACHING NEW HEIGHTS
• ProHealth Care implemented a series of focused improvements that reduced central line bloodstream infections by 83 percent and ventilator-associated pneumonias by 85 percent — resulting in better patient outcomes and increased net revenue of more than $3.8 million.
• Newton-Wellesley identified $2.5 million in savings opportunities, improved nursing efficiency, and increased time at the bedside by 11 percent.
• Heartland Health targeted marketing to drive volume to their first retail-based clinic, surpassing goals in the first six months with 17 patients per day, half with private insurance.