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Twenty-six Applications for 2015 Baldrige Award


Recognizing that performance excellence and innovation are the key ingredients in a recipe for success, 26 top-level organizations are vying to be honored as the "top chefs" in the nation by applying for the 2015 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. This year's applicants include two small businesses, four educational organizations, 16 health care organizations and [...]

Twenty-six Applications for 2015 Baldrige Award2015-07-29T14:21:32-04:00

High-Performance Healthcare Organizations


A 2015 study of 22 healthcare systems and individual hospitals validated that the Baldrige approach generated substantial improvements in safety, reductions of infections, immunizations, and patient satisfaction. The author, John R. Griffith writes, "The Baldrige model has documented successes in quality improvement and should be the standard of excellence in managing all [health care organizations]." [...]

High-Performance Healthcare Organizations2017-05-18T19:28:45-04:00