2017 C. Duane Dauner Quality Award Winner:
Specialty Care Access Improvement at a Large Safety Net Hospital – Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, working to improve access, patient experience, continuity of care, and provider satisfaction.
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Preventing Mistransfusion – Arrowhead Regional Medical Center
Improving Length of Stay in the Emergency Department – Beverly Hospital
Aligning Preferences with Care at the End of Life – Cedar-Sinai Health System
HQI’s Vanguard Award recognizes outstanding achievement in the area of patient safety, quality improvement, and experience.
Sustained Improvement in Reduction of Surgical Site Infections – AHMC: Garfield Medical Center
Emergency Department Lean Project – AHMC: Monterey Park Hospital
Reduction of HAI Foley Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infections – AHMC: Monterey Park Hospital