Indianapolis Hospital Honored for Commitment to Quality

Indianapolis VA Medical Center Honored for Leadership and Innovation in Quality and Patient Safety Improvement
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Tom Mattice, Medical Center Director

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Improving our current health care system is important to our country, a process that includes providing safe, effective, efficient, timely, patient-centered and equitable care.  Now, Indianapolis VA Medical Center has been honored with a Citation of Merit for the American Hospital Association-McKesson Quest for Quality Prize, recognizing its leadership and innovation in quality and patient safety improvement. 

Tom Mattice, Medical Center Director, describes the hospital’s award-winning program.

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THE RICHARD L. ROUDEBUSH VA MEDICAL CENTER IN INDIANAPOLIS HAS MADE IMPRESSIVE EFFORTS IN COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT TO IMPROVE THE HEALTH STATUS OF THE VETERAN POPULATION WE SERVE. OUR STAFF DEMONSTRATES A PASSION FOR THEIR PATIENTS, WORKING WITH HOMELESS VETERANS. OFFERING SUICIDE PREVENTION SERVICES, FAMILY SUPPORT, JOB TRAINING AND OTHER WELLBEING EFFORTS.

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This is the thirteenth year for the Quest for Quality awards.  For more information, visit www.aha.org/questforquality.   

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