Congratulations to Swedish Covenant for winning the award for Excellence in Palliative Care from the Illinois Health and Hospital Association.
In its seventh year, the Quality Excellence Achievement Awards honor the outstanding quality improvement initiatives and best practices of IHA member hospitals. Winners were selected from 53 submissions from 49 hospitals.
More than 20 nationally recognized healthcare quality experts evaluated the submissions based on achieving progress in implementing the Institute for Healthcare Improvement’s Triple Aim—enhancing the patient experience, improving population health and reducing healthcare costs—and the Institute of Medicine’s six aims for improvement—making the healthcare system safe, effective, patient-centered, timely, efficient and equitable.
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