Quality and Patient Safety at Kaweah Delta
Our Commitment to Transparency
Our community, patients and loved ones deserve to be informed about the
quality of their health care. At Kaweah Delta, we are dedicated to sharing
our performance and how staff and providers work together to provide the
best care to our patients.
We hope you will find this website a valuable resource and encourage you
to ask your health care team if you have any questions or concerns.
DUDE (Hospital Staff Hand Hygiene Awareness Program)
D.U.D.E is a Kaweah employee and physician program which reinforces, educates
and creates awareness of infection prevention best practices, such as
hand hygiene and equipment cleaning.
D.U.D.E stands for Do U Disinfect Every time, and it serves as a friendly reminder to each other on these practices.
This is an important piece of our strong infection prevention program
and helps to keep our patient safe from infection.
Honors & Accreditations
Kaweah Delta continuously strive to improve the quality of healthcare and
patient safety provided to the community. These efforts have been well
received by both patients and peers alike, and our facility has received
numerous honors in recognition of our progress. To learn more about Kaweah
Delta's recognition in quality and patient safety, click
Learn more about our commitment to patient safety, quality performance
reports and patient experience
Every day in hospitals around the U.S., staff members and providers complete
complicated tasks caring for patients. Kaweah Delta patient safety efforts
aim make sure all of these steps work together to deliver high-quality,
compassionate care to all patients across our community.
This website shares data for Kaweah Delta. Here, you will find information
about important safety and quality issues as well as the patient's
experience of care, including:
Access reports and information about Key national measures of infections
acquired while patients are in the hospital
Quality Performance Reports
Access reports and information about patient outcomes for common medical
conditions and how patients and loved ones can be partners in care
Patient Safety Program
Access information about how KDHCD works to continuously improve patient safety.
See how others rated their care at KDHCD based on survey results from past
patients and learn how KDHCD is continuously improving the patient experience