2019 C. Duane Dauner Quality Award


Adventist Health Howard MemorialJourney to Zero

Adventist Health Ukiah ValleyJourney to Improve Patient Safety

Children’s Hospital Los AngelesTurning the Improvement Lens Inward: Patient Safety Event Review Optimization

Clovis Community Medical CenterPrevention and Reduction of Falls with Injury

Community Medical CentersObstetrical Hemorrhage: A Multi-Faceted Approach to Improving Prompt Recognition and Response 

Eisenhower Medical Center Integrating an Outpatient Total Knee Replacement Clinical Care Pathway

El Centro Regional Medical CenterPromoting Vaginal Births and Reducing NTSV Fall-Outs

Enloe Medical CenterThe Quality Summit: Engaging an Organization around Quality

Good Samaritan Hospital Los AngelesImproving Utilization of the Smart Pump Safety Features

Good Samaritan Hospital Los AngelesStroke Advocacy Project

Good Samaritan Hospital Los AngelesEstablishing a Collaborative Team to Treat Stroke Patients

Kaiser Permanente Antioch Medical Center - Total Joint Arthroplasty – A Journey Home

Kaiser Permanente Sacramento Medical Center - Implementing a Nursing Professional Model to Improve Staff Nurse Engagemenet and Teamwork

Kaiser Permanente Sacramento Medical Center - Managing Delirium in Our Patients

Keck Medicine of USCReduction of hospital-onset Clostridioides difficile via the Norris Zero-Out Initiative

Marshall Medical CenterRapid Response Team – Stroke Alert (In-Patient)

Mercy General HospitalEngaging the Entire Care Team to Improve Physician Communication and Quality Patient Experience and Quality

Naval Medical Center San Diego Improving Postpartum Hemorrhage Through Implementation of a Postpartum Hemorrhage Bundle

Palomar Medical Center EscondidoReducing the Incidence of Clostridioides difficile Infection by Evaluating Testing Protocols and Laboratory Methods and Implementing Respective Process Changes

PIH Health WhittierQuest for Zero: Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) Prevention through Collaboration and Innovation

Rady Children’s Hospital San DiegoImplementation of Comprehensive Behavioral Health Screening Program in a Children’s Hospital

Sharp HealthCare Safe and Effective Use of Insulin: Achieving and Sustaining the Gains

Sutter Roseville Medical CenterCollaborative Approach Reduces Clostridioides Difficile Infection Rates and Improve Patient Safety

Sutter Health SacramentoEnhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Care Pathway: Improving the Experience of Patients Who Have a Cesarean Birth

Sutter Health SacramentoStreet Nurse Program: Delivering Care to Meet Patients Where They Are

UC Davis Health SystemAntibiotic Stewardship: Nudging Clinicians Towards Safer Care Through Implementation Science and Collaboration

UC Davis Health SystemMedication Reconciliation Optimizations: Cleaning up the wRECk

Valley Children’s HealthcareEffectiveness of the Solutions for Patient Safety (SPS) Culture Plan