CPS PSO Participants Receive Excellence in Missouri Quality Award

October 28, 2013    |   By: Calevir

The Center for Patient Safety congratulates two of our PSO participants as recipients of this year’s top level Excellence in Missouri Quality Award:   Lake Regional Health System in Osage Beach and Golden Valley Memorial Healthcare in Clinton.    The program, modeled after the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, assesses the entire organization and offers opportunities through which an organization can learn and apply quality implementation techniques and assessment methods across its enterprise to achieve role model performance.   Congratulations Lake Regional and Golden Valley!

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