Joint Commission, NQF honor 3 Eisenberg patient safety, quality award winners

Megan Knowles - Print  | 

The Joint Commission and the National Quality Forum announced the three winners of the 2018 John M. Eisenberg Patient Safety and Quality Awards March 12.

The award is named after John M. Eisenberg, MD, former administrator of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. Since 2002, the annual awards have recognized healthcare professionals and organizations for their efforts to improve patient safety and care quality.

The awards are separated into three categories: individual achievement, innovation in patient safety and quality on the national level, and innovation in patient safety and quality on a local level.

Here are this year's winners:

The achievements of each award recipient will be featured in the July 2018 issue of The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety.

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