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EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM:

WKU WEATHER ALERT:

Classes beginning at 4pm today on the WKU Bowling Green campus are canceled. ALL Thursday and Friday classes on all campuses are also canceled. Online classes will proceed as scheduled. WKU offices will be closed on Thursday, with essential personnel reporting.

WKU Owensboro closed at noon today (Wed., 3/4).

WKU Glasgow evening classes that begin at 5 pm today will be canceled and the WKU Glasgow campus will close at 7 pm.

WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox campus will close today at 3 pm and will remain closed Thurs., Fri, and Sat., March 5-7.

Should inclement weather make travel hazardous, residence halls will remain open until Saturday. Follow WKU Housing & Residence Life for updates.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for tonight have been canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert

WKUHS AAAHC Accreditation : Quality of Care Provided

I.D. Chapter Evidence Notes

4.A 

Quality of Care Provided 

Quality of Care 

WKUHS follows university policies for hiring appropriately trained employees.

4.B

Quality of Care Provided 

Quality of Care 

 

4.C 

Quality of Care Provided 

 Provider:Credential/Privilege

Ancillary:Credential/Privilege

 

4.D

Quality of Care Provided 

Quality Improvement Program 

 

4.E

Quality of Care Provided 

Quality of Care 

 

4.E.1 

Quality of Care Provided 

Quality of Care 

 

4.E.2 

Quality of Care Provided 

 Quality of Care

 

4.E.3 

Quality of Care Provided 

 Quality of Care

 

4.E.4 

Quality of Care Provided 

Quality of Care 

 

4.E.5 

Quality of Care Provided 

Quality of Care 

 

 4.E.6

Quality of Care Provided 

Quality of Care 

 

4.E.7 

Quality of Care Provided 

Quality of Care 

 

4.E.8 

Quality of Care Provided 

Quality of Care 

 

4.E.9 

Quality of Care Provided 

Quality of Care 

 

4.E.10 

Quality of Care Provided 

Quality of Care 

 

4.E.11 

Quality of Care Provided 

Quality of Care 

 

4.E.12 

 Quality of Care Provided

 Quality of Care

 Patients are encouraged to take our satisfaction survey.

 4.F

 Quality of Care Provided

Quality of Care

 

 4.F.1

Quality of Care Provided 

 After Hours Care

 

4.F.2 

Quality of Care Provided 

Quality of Care 

 

 4.F.3

Quality of Care Provided 

Quality of Care

 Quality Improvement Program

 

 4.F.4

Quality of Care Provided 

 Incident Reporting

The Incident Review Committee monitors and creates action plans when incidents occur. 

4.F.5 

Quality of Care Provided 

Patients with Communicable Disease 

The local Health Department is notified appropriately. 

 4.G

Quality of Care Provided 

 Clinical Records

 

 4.H

Quality of Care Provided 

 Lab Specimen Handling & Transport

 

 4.I

Quality of Care Provided 

Quality of Care

 

4.J 

Quality of Care Provided 

Quality of Care 

 

4.J.1 

Quality of Care Provided 

 Quality of Care

 

4.J.2 

Quality of Care Provided 

 Quality of Care

 

 4.K

Quality of Care Provided 

Emergency Transfers 

 

 4.K.1

Quality of Care Provided 

 

WKUHS providers maintain varying admitting privileges with local hospitals. 

4.K.2 

Quality of Care Provided 

Provider:Credential/Privilege

See 4.K.1 

 4.K.3

Quality of Care Provided 

Emergency Transfers

 

 WKUHS's emergency plans are based on the BEAP and Emergency Procedure Handbook.

4.L 

Quality of Care Provided 

Quality of Care

 

 4.L.1

Quality of Care Provided 

Quality of Care

 

 4.L.2

Quality of Care Provided 

Quality of Care

 

4.L.3 

Quality of Care Provided 

Quality of Care

 

 4.L.4

Quality of Care Provided 

Quality of Care

 

4.L.5 

Quality of Care Provided 

Quality of Care

 

4.M 

Quality of Care Provided 

Quality of Care

 

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