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The PHCQA Performance & Progress Report on hosptial quality

Initial Antibiotic Selection for ICU Patients

Percent of immunocompetent (immune system is working properly and is able to respond correctly) ICU patients with Community-Acquired Pneumonia who receive an initial antibiotic regimen during the first 24 hours that is consistent with current guidelines. (Joint Commission)

NOTE: Use caution when drawing conclusions when the sample size is small (generally considered 25 cases or less).