The Tennessee Center for Patient Safety is committed to working with its members to improve hospital Sepsis care and associated patient outcomes. Nationally, the inpatient severe Sepsis mortality rate ranges from 20 to 50 percent.1

The goal of TCPS is to spread evidence-based Sepsis interventions. TCPS will assist hospitals in implementing early recognition Sepsis screening and standardized Sepsis treatment protocols and to reduce severe Sepsis readmission and mortality rates in TN.

1Martin GS. Sepsis, Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock: Changes in Incidence, Pathogens, and Outcomes. Expert Rev Amti Infect Ther. 2012; 10 (6): 701-6

Sepsis Awareness Month:

2019 Photo Gallery
THA Sepsis Awareness Media Toolkit

Sepsis Update 2019
Cookeville Regional Medical Center - June 21, 2019


Surviving Sepsis Campaign:

Guidelines for Management of Sepsis and Septic Shock 2016
A User’s Guide to the 2016 Surviving Sepsis Campaign Guidelines
The Surviving Sepsis Campaign Bundle: 2018 Update