Another hospital performance evaluation was released last week – this one by the Joint Commission (JC), having announced its Annual Report on Quality and Safety. A list of Top Performers was included in the report. The amazing thing to many of us working in quality and safety is that there seems to be little consistency between the evaluation outcomes of this newest assessment and those released over the last few months, such as: …
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Wisdom Of The Baldrige Award
September 26, 2012 by universityofcoloradohealth
Several UCHealth leadership members attended the Telluride Patient Safety Educational Roundtable earlier this month to talk about patient safety and the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. Dr. David Mayer, vice president of Quality and Safety for MedStar Health, wrote a great blog about the event, we we've shared here.