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WKU offices in Bowling Green will open at 10 a.m. Friday. Classes Friday remain canceled and campuses in Glasgow, Owensboro and Elizabethtown/Ft. Knox remain closed Friday. Saturday classes in Bowling Green will proceed as scheduled. Here is a link to the University’s attendance policy during adverse weather conditions. Use caution and watch for slick spots on roads and walks. 

Residence Halls remain open until noon Saturday. Bemis & Barnes have space for those who need to stay longer. Visit WKU Housing & Residence Life for more information.

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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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