2018 Quality & Patient Safety Awards

The ASHNHA Patient Safety Committee is excited to announce that nominations are now open for a new awards program, the 2018 ASHNHA Quality and Patient Safety Awards. The nominees will represent individuals and teams taking progressive and effective steps to improve patient care and outcomes. Awards are structured to recognize individuals, teams, and organizations focused on the importance of high-quality patient care programs, foster a culture of patient safety, and support sustainable improvements in quality and patient safety. Download the nomination form and award details here.

Nominations in the following categories are sought:

  • Golden Stethoscope Award – for a healthcare advance practice provider or physician
  • The Front-Line Staff Outstanding Performance Award
  • Innovation in Transformation Awards (hospitals and nursing homes, <=25 beds, and >25 beds)
  • High Reliability: Persevering in the Pursuit of Zero Patient Harm Award

Award nominations will be accepted between May 15 through July 31. Winners will be notified by August 31. Awards will be announced at the ASHNHA Annual Conference on September 27, 2018. For more information contact Patricia or Michelle.