Please answer 4 questions on “Reporting Quality Measures”…

” Answer the following questions to reflect on your understanding of this quality measure addressing the following:
Why is it clinically important for patients to receive antibiotics within one hour of surgery?
In clinical documentation what would be reviewed to report on hospital performance of this quality measure or which portion of the record would provide the most accurate information to confirm the administration of antibiotics and its time?
If hospital consistently scores low on this measure, what does this indicate?
If a hospital is scoring low on this quality measure, which clinical quality management process could be used to help the hospital understand why the performance is low?
Source:, Hospital Compare. (n.d.). Measures and current data collection periods. Retrieved from…