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CHICAGO, Sept. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — RLDatix, the leading global provider of intelligent patient safety solutions, today announced that Hill Country Memorial (HCM), a non-profit, acute care community hospital with beds in Fredericksburg, Texas, has signed an agreement to implement RLDatix’s Surveillance solution as another step toward adopting the full Applied Safety Intelligence™ framework. HCM has successfully used RLDatix’s Risk tool for several years, and now wants to augment its patient safety initiatives by helping teams prevent and mitigate the spread of healthcare associated infections (HAIs).
“RLDatix’s Risk tool has been very effective in helping us document and report on patient safety incidents, which has helped us elevate our care to the award-winning levels we have achieved thus far,” said Maureen Polivka, R.N., B.S.N., J.D., Director of Quality and Compliance at HCM, who has also served the hospital as its Chief Nursing Officer and Patient Safety Director. “But we are always looking for ways to build upon that outstanding track record. Being able to prevent HAIs by being notified as they begin to develop rather than simply looking at them afterwards has a lot of appeal to our clinicians and executive team. HAIs are one of the greatest …
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