Awarded the American Hospital Association-McKesson Quest for Quality Prize for Leadership and Innovation in Quality and Patient Safety Improvement
Rich Umbdenstock, President and CEO of AHA
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Improving our current health care systems is important to our country — a process that includes providing safe, effective, efficient, timely, patient-centered and equitable care. Now, Franklin Woods Community Hospital has been honored as a finalist for the American Hospital Association-McKesson Quest for Quality Prize for leadership and innovation in quality and patient safety improvement.
Rich Umbdenstock, President and CEO of AHA, describes their award-winning program.
FRANKLIN WOODS HAS IMPRESSIVELY ALIGNED GOALS FROM A STRATEGIC LEVEL TO THE OPERATIONAL LEVEL AND THE PERSONAL LEVEL. THE HOSPITAL HAS FOCUSED ON INCORPORATING HEALING DESIGN INTO EVERY ASPECT, FROM FLOORING TO DOORS, TO COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS.
This is the twelfth year for the Quest for Quality awards. For more information, visit www.aha.org/questforquality.