|October-December 2016||January-March 2017||April-June 2017||July-September 2017||October-December 2017||January-March 2018|
Source: National Healthcare Safety Network
Urinary tract infections associated with urinary catheters in patients admitted to UVA Hospital. A lower number is better.
Standardized Infection Ratio (SIR) = A rate of lower than 1 indicates fewer infections than predicted for a hospital's patient population.
Measured on a quarterly (three-month) basis. Data as of March 31, 2018.