2018 C. Duane Dauner Quality Award


Adventist Health + Rideout HealthBehavioral Health Collaborative in the Emergency Department

Children’s Hospital Los AngelesSafe and Sound: Culture Transformation at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles

Citrus Valley Health PartnersZERO Harm: Moving a Culture and Engaging the Community

Citrus Valley Health PartnersBuilding Connections: Unit by Unit

Community Hospital of the Monterey PeninsulaImproving Hand Hygiene: A culture change for Patient Safety

Cottage HealthTurning the Tide on Opioid Use in the ED

Eisenhower Medical CenterSepsis Without Borders

Eisenhower Medical CenterPerson Centered Care for Individuals with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

El Camino HospitalOrganization-Wide Effort to Reduce Hospital Acquired Infections

El Camino HospitalImprovements in Blood Transfusion Practice through the Implementation of a Patient Blood Program

El Centro Regional Medical CenterPromoting Vaginal Births and Reducing NTSV Rate

El Centro Regional Medical CenterHospital Acquired Conditions Team (HAC) Performance Improvement and Transparency Redesign

John Muir Health - Back to Basics: Reducing HAIs through Improved Hand Hygiene

Kaiser Permanente Foundation Hospitals Northern CaliforniaImplementing a Virtual Quality Care (VQC) Team to Mitigate Patient Risk

Kaiser Permanente Foundation Hospital San Francisco - Driving toward Zero: Approach to Eliminating Catheter Associated Urinary Tract Infection

Kern MedicalThe Impact of a Meds-to-Beds Program on 30-day Readmission Rates

Los Angeles County Department of Public HealthThe Expected Practice: Transforming Clinical Care in the Safety Net

Marin General HospitalClean Hands Save Lives: Improving Hand Hygiene in a Community Hospital Using Innovative Technology

MemorialCare Health SystemLeveraging a Lean Approach to System-wide Bold Goals: Touching Lives and Fostering Joy at Work

Mission Hospital, Providence St. Joseph Health - The Fast and the Furious of Stroke Care

Mission Hospital, Providence St. Joseph HealthThe Pull Process

Mission Hospital, Providence St. Joseph Health - Perinatal Quality – Circumventing the Cut

Mission Hospital, Providence St. Joseph HealthMedication Side Effects Education

Natividad Medical CenterWhen Enough is Enough? Massive Blood Transfusions and Outcomes in Trauma Patients

Natividad Medical Center - Role of Repeat Computerized Tomography in Selective Non-Operative Management of Blunt Splenic Injury

Naval Hospital Camp PendletonCervical Cancer Screening Optimization

Naval Hospital Camp PendletonColorectal Cancer Screening – Improving Access to Care and Population Health at a Community Hospital

NorthBay HealthcareReducing Hospital Acquired Infections through a Multidisciplinary Approach

NorthBay HealthcareReducing COPD Readmissions with a MAYO Collaborative

Northern Inyo Healthcare DistrictA Multi-Tiered Approach to Promoting Lactation: the Newborn Evaluation, Support, and Teaching (NEST) Program

PIH Health Hospital – WhittierYou Got to Move it Baby – a Movement that Changed a Culture

Rancho Springs Medical CenterAchieving Excellence in Maternal and Newborn Care: A Quest for High Reliability and Zero Harm

Riverside Community HospitalHow a Dedicated Sepsis Nurse Made a Difference in a Large Hospital ED Setting

Santa Clara Valley Medical CenterImprovement of Patient Access and Flow at the Public Hospital of Silicon Valley

Sharp Grossmont HospitalReducing Employee Injuries Related to Disruptive Patients

Sharp HealthCareEstablishing a Commitment to High Reliability Across an Integrated Health Care Delivery System

Sutter HealthPreventing the # 1 Hospital Acquired Infection and Saving Lives: One Clean Mouth at a Time

Valley Children’s HealthcareOur Journey to Eliminating Serious Safety Events

Zuckerberg San Francisco General HospitalReducing Hospital Acquired Pressure Injuries Through Focusing on the Braden Scale Sub Categories in a Safety Net Hospital