Pneumonia and Preventive Care

Healthcare Workers given influenza vaccination

Found to reduce the risk of flu illness, medical visits, antibiotic use and flu-related deaths.

Genesis 95%
State Average 80%
National Average 79%

Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)

Using the right anibiotic to treat bacterial infections improves a patient's recovery.

Genesis 98%
State Average 97%
National Average 96%

Pneumonia Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination

Flu shots protect against another lung infection and help prevent the spread of influenza.

Genesis 88%
State Average 95%
National Average 93%

Source: Hospital Compare

October 2013 through March 2014