Surgical Safety 2015-08-27T10:32:59-05:00

Surgical Safety

Surgical Safety Quality Information
Whether you’re here for a “routine” surgery, or a more complex procedure, UAMS provides innovative surgical techniques that address our patients’ needs.

To help ensure the best outcome for our surgical patients, UAMS strives to continually improve in key performance areas, identified by the Joint Commission, an independent non-profit focusing on improving health care for the public.

Preoperative Antibiotic Timing

Postoperative Antibiotic Timing

Treatment Ordered to Prevent Blood Clots

Treatment Received Within 24 Hours of Surgery to Prevent Blood Clots