HCA Discusses Sepsis Signs and Symptoms on “Health Beat” with Benita Zahn on WNYT News 13

It’s sepsis awareness month, and HCA President Al Cardillo talked this week with Dr. Benita Zahn for her “Health Beat” program on WNYT NewsChannel 13 about the signs and symptoms of a lethal condition, sepsis, which claims more than 258,000 lives annually. Watch the clip here

Sepsis is a condition where early diagnosis and treatment are vital. Mortality from sepsis increases 8% every hour that treatment is delayed.

HCA is working hard to #StopSepsisatHome, a screening initiative led by home care clinicians to prevent the 80% of sepsis cases that occur in the home.

To learn more about sepsis, please visit Sepsis Alliance and End Sepsis: The Legacy of Rory Staunton.

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