Quality-and-Patient-Safety-award

Got a great project you want to share with your health system colleagues? Now’s your chance; submit it for a 2014 UPHS Quality and Patient Safety Award. This award has been a long standing opportunity for teams to formally document their achievements in quality and patient safety over the last 12 months.

The award is designed to acknowledge Penn Medicine departments and teams who have exhibited leadership and innovation in activities that ensure high quality clinical outcomes, patient satisfaction, patient safety, and/or operational improvement. A multidisciplinary committee will review submissions using a standard scoring methodology.

Guidelines in Applying for the 2014 UPHS Quality and Patient Safety Awards

• The project must have occurred during the last 12 months
• Measurement of the intervention must be submitted in order for the application to be considered
• Applications can be found on CEQI website
• All applications and projects must be submitted electronically by September 16, 2014

For more information contact:

PAH | Deborah Christopher | 215-829-6511| deborah.christopher@uphs.upenn.edu
CCA | Kathleen Bailer | 610-902-1719 | Kathleen.bailer@uphs.upenn.edu
CPUP | Mary Coniglio | 215-459-4131| mary.coniglio@uphs.upenn.edu