Kindred Transitional Care Hospitals are national leaders in ventilator weaning for patients with complex pulmonary needs.
We match or exceed national benchmarks when compared to short-term acute care hospitals.
Kindred Clinical Outcomes
Established Weaning ProtocolsKindred Hospitals have scientifically sound weaning protocols and standard processes of care, including those for medication delivery and infection prevention.
These established weaning protocols are set by a national Respiratory Care Council headed by physician leadership which translates the science and literature of mechanical ventilation into bedside practice, including the application of IHI vent bundles.
Kindred Transitional Care Hospitals Ventilator Wean Rates
Our vent wean rate is calculated in the most accurate and reliable way possible, simply reporting every patient and without eliminating muscular disease, low probability of wean, compassionate weans and readmissions.
Kindred Transitional Care Hospitals reduced rehospitalization rates by 17% from 2009 to 2013.
Interdisciplinary Team Approach to Care
Transitional Care Patients:
Kindred Transitional Care Hospital Quality Exceeds National Benchmarks on Many Key indicators
Copyright © 2015 Kindred Healthcare, Inc.