To decrease cesarean surgical site infection (SSI) rates to less than the National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN) mean. By decreasing SSI rates, secondary goals included improving the patient experience, decreasing readmissions, and promoting bonding between the mother and newborn.
Erickson, Melissa MSN ed, BSN, RNC-MNN, PHN and Dumonceaux, Patricia MSN, PHN, CIC, "Reduction of Surgical Site Infections After Cesarean" (2017). Articles. 67.