HAUTI

AcronymDefinition
HAUTIHospital-Acquired Urinary Tract Infections
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In contrast, the per-event cost of HAUTI is much lower than the cost of SSI and pressure ulcers, but HAUTI is extremely prevalent; therefore, the aggregate cost of HAUTI in our sample is an order of magnitude more than the aggregate cost of SSI or CRBSI.
Four other types of inpatient harms increased the readmission rate by an estimated three percentage points or more: CAUTI, HAUTI, CRBSI, and falls that result in severe injury.
The corresponding costs attributed to VTE were just over $21 000; CAUTI and HAUTI were $18 000 and $11 000, respectively; and falls were an additional $8000.