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Latest Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award Stories

2014-04-09 08:29:32

ST. LOUIS, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Malcolm Baldrige Foundation announced today that Sister Mary Jean Ryan, Board Chair of SSM Health Care (SSMHC), in St. Louis, received the 2014 Harry H. Hertz Leadership Award. The award recognizes leaders who inspire their organizations to achieve performance excellence. Dr. P. George Benson, Board Chair of the Baldrige Foundation, said the prestigious award personifies Sister Mary Jean's core values and leadership...

2014-03-28 16:23:06

Methodist is first health care system in South Texas to achieve quality award SAN ANTONIO, March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Methodist Healthcare has been selected to receive the Texas Award for Performance Excellence (TAPE) from the Quality Texas Foundation, representing the highest level of quality an organization can achieve in the state of Texas. Methodist Healthcare is the first and only health care system in South Texas and the third organization in San Antonio to receive the TAPE award...

2014-03-11 08:28:52

Healthcare automation leader adds new COO, CTO, SVP/HR for larger healthcare role PITTSBURGH, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following another year of strong growth, TeleTracking Technologies has named Diane Watson as Chief Operating Officer, Joseph Tetzlaff as Chief Technology Officer and Keith Young as Senior Vice President of Human Resources, company president Michael Gallup announced today. The new executives share backgrounds with healthcare and information technology...

2014-02-05 16:27:05

GULF BREEZE, Fla., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Studer Group(®), a Gulf Breeze, Florida-based outcomes firm, is excited to announce the 2014 learning institute schedule. In 2013, Studer Group hosted more than 6,000 healthcare leaders, physicians, nurses and frontline managers who rated the value of learning at a 94 percent. Studer Group feels that the best type of learning environment is one that's interactive and shared with peers. A total of fourteen institutes will be held...

2014-01-13 12:20:57

ARCHBALD, Pa., Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin's (NYSE: LMT) Archbald, Pa., facility was selected as one of IndustryWeek magazine's "Best Plants" for 2013. Each year, IndustryWeek's Best Plants program recognizes facilities on the leading edge of manufacturing and operational excellence, with ongoing efforts to increase competitiveness, enhance customer satisfaction, and create stimulating and rewarding work environments. "The 2013 IndustryWeek Best Plants winners are...

2014-01-09 12:27:43

DAVIS, Calif., Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --Sutter Davis Hospital (SDH) has become the first organization in the greater Sacramento area and the smallest hospital ever to receive the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, the nation's only Presidential honor that recognizes performance excellence in education, healthcare and business organizations. Serving the Sacramento area, the 48-bed hospital has been on the national "100 Top Hospitals" list four times, including...

2014-01-09 12:27:38

PLANO, Texas, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Achieving greatness is not easy, but it has been accomplished at Baylor Regional Medical Center at Plano. They have secured the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award - the first hospital ever to win it in Texas. Baylor Plano was one of three U.S. organizations selected to receive the 2013 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. They were chosen during a rigorous evaluation by an independent board of examiners in...

2013-12-11 23:26:57

The American Board of Quality Assurance and Utilization Review Physicians (ABQAURP) announces a featured session for its 2014 Conference: “Getting Paid for Innovation and High Value Outcomes: The Path to Cost Effective, Accessible Health Care for All.” New Port Richey, FL (PRWEB) December 11, 2013 Friday, May 2, 2014 Disney’s Yacht & Beach Club Resort Lake Buena Vista, Florida 8:00am to 5:30pm http://www.abqaurp.org/orlando-2014.asp *Baldrige Criteria as the Bridge Between...

2013-12-03 23:20:58

Baylor Regional Medical Center at Plano (Texas) and Sutter Davis Hospital (California) have received the 2013 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, the nation’s highest Presidential honor for performance excellence through innovation, improvement, and visionary leadership. Both of their parent organizations, Baylor Health Care Systems and Sutter Health, are HealthLine Systems’ clients. San Diego, California (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 Baylor Plano received the Baldrige Award based on...

2013-10-18 23:24:05

Used by organizations and performance improvement professionals around the globe, the Baldrige Criteria for Performance Excellence enables organizations to evaluate performance maturity based on 25 years of the Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standard's research across six categories relative to results achieved. Richmond, VA (PRWEB) October 18, 2013 Virginia SPQA today announced its upcoming regional Baldrige Criteria for Performance Excellence training workshops...