(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 hospitalâ€™s award-winning program.
SCHNECK MEDICAL CENTERâ€™S LEADERSHIP AND STAFF ACTIVELY ENGAGE PATIENTS AND FAMILY MEMBERS IN QUALITY IMPROVEMENT, SAFETY, AND ALL ASPECTS OF HOSPITAL OPERATIONS.
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.