Navigation Links
Two National Health Organizations to Recognize the Nation's Best Health Systems for Patient Safety Leadership
Date:7/8/2008

usively for hospital leaders. The Health Care SafetyNetwork is a national program that offers hospital CEOs a forum where they can learn from peers and patient safety experts about ways to create a culture that emphasizes patient safety above all else. The VHA Foundation is looking for those CEOs who understand their pivotal role in patient safety and who believe that they are ultimately responsible for patient safety within their organizations. The Health Care SafetyNetwork is for those CEOs who wish to come together with other like-minded CEOs to accelerate their knowledge and skills base in patient safety leadership. The Network's goal is to create a unique and transformative environment for CEOs to share and learn from each other as well as national safety experts.

To learn more about the patient safety leadership award or the Health Care SafetyNetwork program visit http://www.vhafoundation.org.

About the VHA Foundation

The VHA Foundation, located in Irving, Texas, is a 501(c)(3) private foundation created by VHA Inc. to encourage leadership and innovation in addressing health and health care issues. The Foundation seeks the input and participation of both member and non-member health care organizations in its efforts to improve health and health care. The VHA Foundation funds programs that focus on two important health themes: patient safety and disaster relief.

About the National Business Group on Health

The National Business Group on Health is the nation's only non-profit, membership organization of over 300 mostly large employers devoted exclusively to finding innovative and forward-thinking solutions to their most important health care and related benefits issues. The NBGH identifies and shares best practices in health benefits, disability, health and productivity, related paid time off and work/life balance issues. NBGH members provide health coverage for more than
'/>"/>

SOURCE VHA Foundation
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Baron & Budd Attorney Denyse Clancy Speaks at International Mesothelioma Programs First Annual Harvard Medical School Course
2. National Federation of the Blind Awards $100,000
3. National Vaccine Advisory Committee recommends increased adolescent immunization
4. Regence Wins Four International Telly Awards for Health and Wellness Videos
5. Kings County Death: NAMI Calls for Criminal Probe; Survey Shows Psychiatric Emergency Room Delays Are National Problem
6. Improving Healthcare in Rural Northern California Goal of One-Day Conference of National and State Healthcare Leaders
7. Paolo Aglietti, MD, President of the International Society of Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy, Inducted into Sports Medicine Hall of Fame
8. National Council on Disability Monthly Bulletin for June, 2008
9. National Council on Disability to Hold Quarterly Board Meeting in Seattle to Learn Issues Affecting People with Disabilities in Pacific Northwest
10. Chindex International, Inc. Announces Receipt of Key Regulatory ApprovalsChina SFDA Certificates Received Include Intuitive Surgical daVinci S
11. Washington Wizards Guard Roger Mason Jr. to Host Bowling at Lucky Strike to Benefit National Kidney Foundation of the National Capital Area
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/30/2014)... July 30, 2014 Hospitals continually ... quality of care that their practitioners provide. During ... Andrew Rowe, discussed the importance of establishing effective ... physician performance and quality of care. , ... evaluation, Mr. Rowe elaborated on setting performance expectations, ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... Frozen shoulder (Adhesive capsulitis) affects 10-20 percent ... this nasty condition which occurs most frequently in people between ... to two and half years if not treated. , Adhesive ... good reason: it can render your shoulder so stiff, it's ... you aren't in too much pain to get dressed in ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... (HealthDay News) --,Although the vast majority of kids with ... wired very differently from children who have trouble processing ... disorders (SPD) can be overly sensitive to sound, sight ... and show a lack of concentration. Complicating matters, ... others. Some have trouble tolerating loud noises, like a ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... India (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 On ... Campaign, and the Indian Institute of Public Health, Gandhinagar ... Microfinance in India, Volume II: The Way Forward .” ... Asia Conference on Policies and Practices to Improve Nutrition ... the "Indian Father of the Green Revolution" and chair ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... 2014 The North America aviation actuator ... 2019. North America is expected to be the fastest ... a CAGR of 5.60%. , The commercial aircraft ... which will assume prominence in the years to come. ... the sector has regained quickly, and the industry has ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:AllMed Webinar Helps Hospitals Optimize Practitioner Evaluations in Peer Review 2Health News:AllMed Webinar Helps Hospitals Optimize Practitioner Evaluations in Peer Review 3Health News:Good News for Diabetics Suffering from Frozen Shoulder 2Health News:Good News for Diabetics Suffering from Frozen Shoulder 3Health News:Good News for Diabetics Suffering from Frozen Shoulder 4Health News:Different Areas of Brain Affected in Autism, Sensory Disorders 2Health News:Different Areas of Brain Affected in Autism, Sensory Disorders 3Health News:New Report on Integrated Health and Microfinance in India Shows the Way Forward 2Health News:New Report on Integrated Health and Microfinance in India Shows the Way Forward 3Health News:New Report on Integrated Health and Microfinance in India Shows the Way Forward 4Health News:North America Aviation Actuation System Market is Expected to Reach $1781.02 million in 2019 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 2Health News:North America Aviation Actuation System Market is Expected to Reach $1781.02 million in 2019 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 3Health News:North America Aviation Actuation System Market is Expected to Reach $1781.02 million in 2019 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 4
... of the effects of regulation on small businesses ... entrepreneurship, according to a new RAND Corporation report. ... Policy report provides an overview of the ways ... or encourage the entrepreneurial spirit. It also ...
... Biodel Inc. (Nasdaq:,BIOD) today reported fourth quarter and ... pipeline progress and disclosed 2008,objectives., "In 2007, ... advanced our pipeline,and achieved critical corporate objectives," stated ... significant milestones reached include our,successful initial public offering, ...
... Calif., Dec. 11 Varian Medical,Systems (NYSE: VAR ... the company,s Annual Meeting of Stockholders for February 14,2008 ... meeting will be held at,the Sheraton Palo Alto, 625 ... The meeting will be webcast by CCBN and ...
... such as lumps, the ability of diagnostic mammograms to ... reads them, according to a Group Health study published ... National Cancer Institute., When a woman gets a mammogram, ... cancer, the mammogram will be likely to detect it, ...
... Simple bystander-delivered CPR without mouth-to-mouth boosted survival outcomes ... compressions alone (without mouth-to-mouth resuscitation) may be as ... mouth-to-mouth) when bystanders come to the aid of ... conclusion of two studies published in the Dec. ...
... be needed, experts say , , TUESDAY, Dec. 11 (HealthDay ... care for low-income seniors produced mixed results, a geriatrics ... the need for a new analysis of how Medicare ... , "We were able to stabilize medical care for ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Rand study examines the effect of policy on entrepreneurship and small businesses 2Health News:Biodel Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2007 Financial Results 2Health News:Biodel Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2007 Financial Results 3Health News:Biodel Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2007 Financial Results 4Health News:Biodel Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2007 Financial Results 5Health News:Biodel Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2007 Financial Results 6Health News:Biodel Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2007 Financial Results 7Health News:Biodel Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2007 Financial Results 8Health News:Biodel Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2007 Financial Results 9Health News:Varian Medical Systems Schedules Annual Stockholder Meeting in Palo Alto 2Health News:Accuracy of diagnostic mammograms varies by radiologist 2Health News:Chest Compressions Effective in Emergency Cardiac Arrest 2Health News:Home-Based Senior Care Program Has Limited Benefits 2
(Date:7/30/2014)... -- Stryker brand ambassadors Fred Funk and Hal ... Tour event near Minneapolis, MN , which begins ... Stryker is the official joint replacement products company of the PGA ... st through Sunday, August 3 rd , fans will be ... destination located in the Pioneer Press Expo tent located near the ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... PARIS , July 30, 2014  Regeneron ... (EURONEXT: SAN and NYSE: SNY ) today ... alirocumab in people with hypercholesterolemia met their primary efficacy ... low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) at 24 weeks compared to ... antibody targeting PCSK9 (proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin type 9). ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... and SAN DIEGO , July ... ARNA ) announced today that an article based ... of lorcaserin entitled, "Early Weight Loss While on Lorcaserin, Diet, ... was recently published in the online issue of Obesity ... The objective of these analyses was to identify whether there ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Stryker Brand Ambassadors Fred Funk And Hal Sutton Set To Play At 3M Championship 2Stryker Brand Ambassadors Fred Funk And Hal Sutton Set To Play At 3M Championship 3Stryker Brand Ambassadors Fred Funk And Hal Sutton Set To Play At 3M Championship 4Stryker Brand Ambassadors Fred Funk And Hal Sutton Set To Play At 3M Championship 5Regeneron and Sanofi Report Positive Top-Line Results from Nine Phase 3 Trials of Alirocumab in People with Hypercholesterolemia 2Regeneron and Sanofi Report Positive Top-Line Results from Nine Phase 3 Trials of Alirocumab in People with Hypercholesterolemia 3Regeneron and Sanofi Report Positive Top-Line Results from Nine Phase 3 Trials of Alirocumab in People with Hypercholesterolemia 4Regeneron and Sanofi Report Positive Top-Line Results from Nine Phase 3 Trials of Alirocumab in People with Hypercholesterolemia 5Regeneron and Sanofi Report Positive Top-Line Results from Nine Phase 3 Trials of Alirocumab in People with Hypercholesterolemia 6Regeneron and Sanofi Report Positive Top-Line Results from Nine Phase 3 Trials of Alirocumab in People with Hypercholesterolemia 7Regeneron and Sanofi Report Positive Top-Line Results from Nine Phase 3 Trials of Alirocumab in People with Hypercholesterolemia 8Eisai and Arena Pharmaceuticals Announce Publication of Post-Hoc Analyses of Lorcaserin Phase 3 Clinical Trial Results in Obesity 2Eisai and Arena Pharmaceuticals Announce Publication of Post-Hoc Analyses of Lorcaserin Phase 3 Clinical Trial Results in Obesity 3Eisai and Arena Pharmaceuticals Announce Publication of Post-Hoc Analyses of Lorcaserin Phase 3 Clinical Trial Results in Obesity 4Eisai and Arena Pharmaceuticals Announce Publication of Post-Hoc Analyses of Lorcaserin Phase 3 Clinical Trial Results in Obesity 5Eisai and Arena Pharmaceuticals Announce Publication of Post-Hoc Analyses of Lorcaserin Phase 3 Clinical Trial Results in Obesity 6Eisai and Arena Pharmaceuticals Announce Publication of Post-Hoc Analyses of Lorcaserin Phase 3 Clinical Trial Results in Obesity 7
... Mylan Inc. (Nasdaq: MYL ) today announced that it has ... amount of 7.625% Senior Notes due 2017 and $700 million ... is using $1.0 billion of the net proceeds from ... loans, thereby reducing senior secured leverage and extending the maturity profile ...
... SHENZHEN, China , May 19 /PRNewswire-Asia/ ... Medical" or the "Company"), a leading manufacturer of,medical dressings, ... consumer products industries, announced today that in,connection with the ... common stock, par value $0.001 per share, ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Mylan Announces Completion of Senior Notes Offering 2Winner Medical Group Inc. Announces Exercise of Over-Allotment Option Bringing Aggregate Net Proceeds of the Public Offering to $8.8 Million 2Winner Medical Group Inc. Announces Exercise of Over-Allotment Option Bringing Aggregate Net Proceeds of the Public Offering to $8.8 Million 3Winner Medical Group Inc. Announces Exercise of Over-Allotment Option Bringing Aggregate Net Proceeds of the Public Offering to $8.8 Million 4
... Bird and Cronin, Inc. ... of Patient Footwear, Orthopedic ... Care Products. Our products ... quality and available in ...
... Spica Splint provides effective long-term stabilization ... fit. Adjustable radial and palmar stays ... Gamekeper's thumb, de Quervain's, scaphoid and ... straps.,FormFit™ Splints offer superior fit and ...
Qualcare™ Thumb Spica...
... QuickCast® Cast-like splints Slip ... dryer, and QuickCast conforms to ... cools. Reheat to adjust and ... coated with a temperature-sensitive polymer ...
Medicine Products: