Significant financing in Kansas Town was also provided by the Health Care Basis of Greater Kansas City and the REACH Basis. In the pilot program, initiatives produced by nurse participants led to substantial improvements in patient outcomes, including an 80 % decrease in back heel ulcers at one hospital and significant reductions in conversation errors, medical mistakes and injury-causing falls at another. In total, the nurse-led projects preserved $2.6 million across the seven hospitals participating in the scheduled plan.. AACN selects 6 Indianapolis hospitals for rollout of Clinical Picture Investigator Academy The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses has selected six Indianapolis hospitals as the original participants to launch its hospital-based nurse leadership and innovation training curriculum.DDS contract margins had been 19.1 percent for the next quarter of 2014, compared with 13.1 percent for the next quarter of 2013, driven by a stronger mix of business and the benefit of price reduction initiatives in both Discovery Services and Development/ Small Scale Manufacturing. DDS contract revenue for the 1st half of 2014 was $39.0 million, a decrease of 2 percent from the first half of 2013 as reduces in Discovery Providers were largely offset by increases in Advancement/Small Scale Production. DDS contract margins were 17.8 percent for the first half of 2014, compared with 14.9 percent for the first half of 2013. Huge Scale Manufacturing Large Level Manufacturing contract income for the next quarter of 2014 was $42.0 million, an increase of 34 percent from $31.3 million in 2013.