Quality Definitions and Methodology

Sepsis Care

SEP-1. Appropriate care for severe sepsis and septic shock
Sepsis is a complication that occurs when a patient's body has an extreme response to an infection. It causes damage to organs in the body and can be life-threatening if not treated appropriately. Early identification and early appropriate care can lower the risk of death. Higher percentages are better.
SEP-SH-3HR. Septic Shock 3-Hour Bundle
SEP-SH-6HR. Septic Shock 6-Hour Bundle
SEV_SEP_3HR. Severe Sepsis 3-Hour Bundle
SEV_SEP_6HR. Severe Sepsis 6-Hour Bundle