KHC News

KHC selected to lead Kansas patient safety improvement efforts

Hospital Improvement Innovation Networks to continue patient safety efforts started under the Partnership for Patients initiative

The Kansas Healthcare Collaborative has been selected to continue leading hospital patient safety improvement efforts statewide, announced Kendra Tinsley, executive director. KHC will be working on behalf of the Kansas Hospital Association as one of 31 state hospital associations partnering with the Health Research & Educational Trust (HRET) of the American Hospital Association to lead this work.

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Hospital quality leaders complete national fellows program

Kansas health care professionals representing 14 hospitals recently completed a national fellowship program to build skills and knowledge in leading quality and patient safety improvement initiatives within their facilities.

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KHA honored for commitment to quality

Dick Davidson Quality Milestone Award for Allied Association Leadership Recognizes Efforts to Improve Health Care Quality

The Kansas Hospital Association is pleased to announce that it is one of three state associations recognized for its leadership and innovation in quality improvement and safety. The Maryland Hospital Association is the 2016 recipient of the Dick Davidson Quality Milestone Award for Allied Association Leadership. The Kansas Hospital Association and the Ohio Hospital Association were selected as honorable mentions for the 2016 award. The award will be presented at the 2016 Health Forum-AHA Leadership Summit in San Diego on July 17.

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