In 2008, out of 157 ICUs participating in the International Nutrition Survey, a total of 82 were eligible for consideration for the Best of the Best award. The winning sites were:
Top 3 ICUs
1. Department of Critical Care Medicine, Auckland City Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand
2. Kingston General Hospital, Kingston, Canada (press release)
3. Regional Hospital A. Cardarelli, Italy
Clinica Meta Adultos, Colombia (press release)
Trillium Health Centre, Mississauga, Canada (press release)
Cork University Hospital General ITU, Cork, Ireland
Royal Jubilee, Victoria, Canada
Rockyview General Hospital, Calgary, Canada
Christchurch, New Zealand
Madonna delle Grazie Rianimatera, Italy
Hospital Departmental de Villavicencio UCI Adultos, Colombia
To acknowledge their outstanding performance each of these sites will receive a plaque to be displayed in their ICU.
We would like to extend our congratulations to all individuals involved on their achievement.