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Read about how hands-on learning sessions and simulation training helped this small, community hospital fight #sepsis mortality rates via +Today's Hospitalist 
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Despite affecting up to 50% of #sepsis survivors, some patients have never heard of Post-sepsis syndrome – a condition that leads to many physical and long-term effects. 
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Podcast: Hear how +St Joseph managed to reduce #sepsis rates through ownership of responsibility and sharing personal experiences with the condition
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Do you know a person or organization that could be considered a “#Sepsis Hero?” Let the +Sepsis Alliance  know by nominating them! The Sepsis Alliance will announce the 2014 Sepsis Heroes through its websites and social media channels this May.
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 A “waste index” gives hospitals info to eliminate waste without compromising care and allows doctors to track how they compare to other hospitals in treating conditions like #sepsis via +The Wall Street Journal 
Hospitals are turning to sophisticated analytic tools to help them ferret out waste and adopt the most cost-effective care. Some are switching to less-expensive drugs, eliminating unnecessary care and paring back staff.
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Touching story of a community raising money for an elementary school teacher who will have limbs amputated due to #sepsis via +Orange County Register 
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Some great news coming out of #Minnesota: St. Cloud Hospital has started a statewide campaign to lower the number of #sepsis deaths. Find out how they addressed sepsis mortality in their facilities and what the hospital plans to do to spread awareness.
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Check out the +Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) latest sepsis fact sheet to educate yourself about the impact of this potentially deadly condition.
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In this video, experts from +The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research and +North Shore LIJ  discuss their battle to implement #sepsis protocols and raise sepsis awareness across the nation.
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Addressing #sepsis mortality is an issue that all hospitals should be concerned with. This playbook via +The Advisory Board Company  includes 10 tactics to build a system of care that promotes early identification, coordinates care team responsibilities, and delivers timely treatment for #sepsis patients.
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Thermo Fisher presents the About Sepsis Google+ page to raise sepsis awareness through education and information.
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Thermo Fisher presents the About Sepsis Google+ page to raise sepsis awareness through education and information. This page is beneficial to medical professionals, journalists, health and science writers, and the general public who are interested in learning more about sepsis and the importance of early detection and action to improve patient outcomes