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 Partners Building Connections: Unit by Unit

Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula - Improving Hand Hygiene: A culture change for Patient Safety

Cottage Health Turning the Tide on Opioid Use in the ED

Eisenhower Medical Center Sepsis Without Borders

Eisenhower Medical Center Person Centered Care for Individuals with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

El Camino HospitalOrganization-Wide Effort to Reduce Hospital Acquired Infections

El Camino Hospital Improvements 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 Center Hospital 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 California Implementing 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 Medical The Impact of a Meds-to-Beds Program on 30-day Readmission Rates

Los Angeles County Department of Public Health - The 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 System Leveraging 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 Health - The Pull Process

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

Mission Hospital, Providence St. Joseph Health - Medication 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 Pendleton Cervical 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 Healthcare Reducing COPD Readmissions with a MAYO Collaborative

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

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

Rancho Springs Medical Center Achieving 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 Center Improvement of Patient Access and Flow at the Public Hospital of Silicon Valley

Sharp Grossmont Hospital Reducing Employee Injuries Related to Disruptive Patients

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

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

Valley Children’s Healthcare Our Journey to Eliminating Serious Safety Events

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