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- Legal and Policy Approaches 19
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- Medical Complications 5
- Medication Safety 5
- Psychological and Social Complications 1
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Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2018;44:373-400.
The Eisenberg Award honors individuals and organizations who have made unique and sustained contributions to patient safety and quality improvement. This special collection of articles provides insights on the work of the 2017 honorees: Dr. Thomas Gallagher; Children's Hospitals' Solutions for Patient Safety; and LifePoint Health's National Quality Program.
Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2017;43:315-337.
Spotlighting the accomplishments of the 2016 recipients of the John M. Eisenberg Patient Safety and Quality Awards, this issue includes an interview with Carolyn Clancy, MD, as well as articles on the I-PASS Study Group, and Christiana Care Health System, Wilmington, Delaware.
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Joint Commission. April 4, 2017.
The Eisenberg Award honors individuals and organizations who have made vital contributions to improving patient safety and quality. The 2016 honorees are Dr. Carolyn Clancy, the I-PASS Study Group, and Christiana Care Health System, Wilmington, Delaware. The awards were presented at the National Quality Forum's annual conference on April 4, 2017, in Washington, DC.
Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2016;42:243-264.
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Iowa Healthcare Collaborative.
This award seeks to recognize health care organizations and professionals that have exhibited leadership and innovation in improving patient safety in Iowa. Areas of emphasis include reducing health care–associated infections, enhancing care transitions, and improving patient and family engagement. The submission process for the 2018 award cycle is now closed.
Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2015;41:195-211.
Articles in this special issue highlight the achievements of the 2014 John M. Eisenberg Patient Safety and Quality Award honorees. The awards recognize a leader in diagnostic error prevention, a program designed to collect national data on the quality and safety of surgical care, and a system-level effort to reduce sepsis mortality.
Denver, CO: Healthgrades Operating Company, Inc; 2015.
Analyzing data from the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems, this report discusses hospital efforts to understand measures of patient experience and reveals how 32 institutions recognized for their patient safety status were found to have had improved outcomes over time as demonstrated through the application of patient safety indicators. The publication includes a list of hospitals that received the 2015 Healthgrades Patient Safety Excellence Award.
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Minneapolis, MN: American Academy of Neurology; 2014.
This award recognizes up to four projects each year that have designed innovative initiatives to enhance safety or quality which demonstrate measurable and generalizable improvement. The abstract submission process is now closed.
London, UK: Health Foundation. May 9, 2014.
The Great Ormond Street Hospital Foundation NHS Trust received the 2014 Berwick Patient Safety Team Award for their project "Pursuing Zero by Building Sustainable Foundations for Safety," which applied recommendations generated in response to the Francis report. The program introduced a daily questionnaire for parents and patients about problems related to medication errors, equipment, communication, or organization of care, which was then reviewed with a nurse to immediately address concerns.
Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2014;40:195-218.
Articles in this special issue highlight the achievements of the 2013 John M. Eisenberg Patient Safety and Quality Award honorees. The projects include a discharge handoff tool, a surgical briefing and debriefing, and a statewide campaign to reduce preventable readmissions.
Joint Commission. January 27, 2014.
The Eisenberg Award honors individuals and organizations who have made vital accomplishments in improving patient and quality. The 2013 honorees are Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement, Minnesota Hospital Association, and Stratis Health, from Minnesota; Anthem Blue Cross, National Health Foundation, Hospital Association of Southern California, Hospital Association of San Diego & Imperial Counties, and the Hospital Council of Northern & Central California, from California; Vidant Health, of North Carolina; and Gail L. Warden, in Michigan. The awards were presented at the National Quality Forum's Annual Conference on February 13, 2014, in Washington, DC.
Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2013;39:243-266.
Golden, CO: Healthgrades; 2013.
This analysis of Medicare hospitalization data from 2009–2011 highlights hospital efforts to drive safety improvement but notes that more than 280,000 preventable patient safety events occurred. The report also recognizes 379 hospitals with a Patient Safety Excellence Award for 2013.
Joint Commission. February 6, 2013.
The Eisenberg Award honors individuals and organizations who have made vital accomplishments in improving patient and quality. The 2012 honorees are Saul Weingart, MD, PhD; Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, California; and Memorial Hermann Healthcare System, Houston, Texas. The awards will be presented at the National Quality Forum's Annual Conference on March 8, 2013, in Washington, DC.
The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. October 3, 2012.
Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2012;38:289-327.
Highlighting the accomplishments of the 2011 recipients of the John M. Eisenberg Patient Safety and Quality Awards, this issue includes interviews with Kenneth Shine and Jerod Loeb, as well as articles on The Society of Hospital Medicine (Philadelphia, PA); New York-Presbyterian Hospital (New York, NY); and Henry Ford Health System (Detroit, MI).
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Washington, DC: US Health and Human Services and Critical Care Societies Collaborative. May 21, 2012.
This award program recognizes successes in leadership and care improvements that contribute to sustained reduction of health care–associated infections.
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Washington, DC: Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology; 2012.
The Joint Commission. March 13, 2012.
The Eisenberg Award honors individuals and organizations who have made vital accomplishments in improving patient safety and quality. The 2011 honorees are Kenneth I. Shine, MD; Jerod M. Loeb, PhD; The Society of Hospital Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; New York-Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York; and Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, Michigan.
Grantham D. Behav Healthc. April 2010;30:22-24.
This news article highlights an award-winning addiction treatment center's strategy to embrace patient safety improvement.