The link below gives you access to an independent (not sponsored) report carried out by IOWA Hospital into the effectiveness of the MicroGuide platform in its hospital.
The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (UIHC) is the largest teaching hospital in Iowa, USA. It is a 761‐bed tertiary care adult and pediatric academic medical center with Level 1 trauma capability, multiple intensive care units (including neonatal) as well as approximately 300 outpatient clinics and care areas. In the fiscal year 2016, the health system employed 1662 resident, fellow, and staff physicians and dentists. In addition, the institution employed 9297 nonphysician staff members.
‘Through thoughtful design and implementation of a mobile CDS, our AST is better able to provide cutting-edge clinical recommendations directly to the fingertips of prescribers in our institution.’
‘Successful implementation allowed us to broaden the scope of what was initially an antibiogram-focused delivery platform to standardized guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of infections and delivery of infection control and epidemiological information.’