2014 American Hospital Association–McKesson Quest for Quality Prize.
Chicago, IL: American Hospital Association and Health Research & Educational Trust.
This award program recognizes organization-wide commitment to the six key goals outlined in Crossing the Quality Chasm: safety, effectiveness, patient-centeredness, timeliness, efficiency, and equity. The 2014 honorees are the VCU Medical Center, Carolinas Medical Center-Northeast, Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) Medical Center, Richard L. Roudebush VA Medical Center, and University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics. The deadline for 2015 award submissions is October 12, 2014.
Five years after 'To Err is Human': what have we learned?
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2005 Quest for Quality Prize.
Runy LA. Hosp Health Netw. September 2005;79:67-75.
How safe do patients feel?
Wolosin R, Vercler L, Matthews J. Patient Safety & Quality Healthcare. November/December 2005;2:40-44.
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Patient-Centered Care Improvement Guide.
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