2016 Davies Awardee Hawaii Pacific Health (HPH), a not-for-profit health system of hospitals, clinics, physicians, and care providers devoted to improving the health of the people of Hawaii and the Pacific Region is the second organization to be awarded the Davies twice. HPH was first awarded a Davies in 2012 for bringing technology and teamwork together in some innovative ways to transform healthcare in Hawaii and have again utilized information technology and teamwork to accomplish the following:
- Achieved improved patient access and population management by using data analytics, data transparency and technological automation.
- Attained the goal of reducing the average length of stay through improving sepsis identification and treatment through order sets and alerts and use of best practices algorithms.
- Reduced the average length of stay of diabetic patients through the use of EMR order sets, a system wide hypoglycemia management protocol, and the use of wireless glucometer integration.