Sentara has always been a quality-focused organization…
…so when they experienced two patient deaths due to prolonged hypoglycemia, hospital leaders knew the status quo was no longer acceptable. Those events kicked off over a decade of glycemic management initiatives that have helped Sentara’s 12 hospitals achieve amazing results in glucose control.
About Sentara Healthcare
Sentara Healthcare is a not-for-profit health system serving communities throughout Virginia and northeastern North Carolina. Anchored by 12 acute care hospitals including Sentara Norfolk General Hospital and Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital, the 2,700-bed network has been consistently ranked as one of the nation’s top integrated healthcare systems.
Sentara is committed to ongoing innovation and technology-driven healthcare. They pioneered the eICU, a remote monitoring system for intensive care. They were also among the first health systems to adopt Glytec’s eGlycemic Management System® (eGMS), and remain a valuable partner in our mission to optimize glycemic management.