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Woodland Healthcare had lowest number of septic patients in area
Daily Democrat

Woodland Memorial Hospital recorded the lowest number of septic patients among acute care facilities in the Sacramento area in 2012, according to the California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development. Woodland Memorial also had the second lowest incidence of sepsis-related deaths among infected patients. These two statistics reflect the success of adherence to evidence-based guidelines Woodland Healthcare has instituted to combat the nationwide problem of infection among in-patients, according to a statement.