Hospital Acquired Pressure injury

Number of hospital acquired pressure ulcers that result in Injury

Key Facts

What is this measure?

Total number of Hospital Acquired Pressure injuries in one Gregorian month per 1000 patient days.

How is this measure collected?

Counting the number of hospital acquired pressure in a month to be judged based on a 1000 patient days in the hospital


Why are we measuring hospital acquired pressure rate?

It monitor the Quality of care provided for patients and help the hospital to reduce the risk of pressure ulcers for our patients.