Indiana Hospital Honored For Commitment To Quality

Schneck Medical Center Receives a Citation of Merit for the 2015 AHA-McKesson Quest for Quality Prize
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Warren Forgey, President and CEO, Schneck Medical Center

(Washington, D.C., Monday, July 20, 2015) - The American Hospital Association is committed to recognizing hospital excellence. Each year, the AHA-McKesson Quest for Quality prize is awarded to hospitals for achievements in the six Institute of Medicine Quality Aims: safety, effectiveness, patient-centeredness, timeliness, efficiency, and equity.

This year, Schneck Medical Center, receives a Citation of Merit for  the 2015 AHA-McKesson Quest for Quality Prize.

Warren Forgey, President and CEO, Schneck Medical Center describes the hospital’s award-winning program.

SOUNDBITE #1:

SCHNECK MEDICAL CENTER’S LEADERSHIP AND STAFF ACTIVELY ENGAGE PATIENTS AND FAMILY MEMBERS IN QUALITY IMPROVEMENT, SAFETY, AND ALL ASPECTS OF HOSPITAL OPERATIONS.

SOUNDBITE #2:

OUR ACHIEVEMENTS IN TIMELINESS, SMOOTH HEALTH CARE TRANSITIONS, AND STRATEGIC USE OF DATA AND INFORMATION TO DRIVE BEHAVIOR CHANGE HAVE HELPED MAKE A SIGNIFICANT IMPACT IN OUR COMMUNITY.

 For more information, visit www.aha.org/questforquality.

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