Nomination Deadline Approaching for 2019 MHA Advancing Safe Care Award

Posted on March 13, 2019

Advancing Safe Care AwardMarch 29 is the last day to submit nominations for the 2019 MHA Advancing Safe Care Award. The award honors healthcare teams within MHA-member hospitals who provide equitable care; support a learning culture; promote transparency among care teams, patients, families and community stakeholders; and achieve better outcomes due to a strong culture of safety.

Award judging is conducted using a 100-point scale with points assigned to criteria.

The association’s newest award is in its second year. Kalamazoo-based Bronson Children’s Hospital was honored with the inaugural award. A video is available about the winning team and its efforts to improve safety and quality in the neonatal intensive care unit.

To nominate an exceptional healthcare team, complete and submit an electronic nomination form by 5 p.m. March 29.

The winner will be acknowledged during the MHA Annual Membership Meeting. The CEO of the winning hospital will receive the award at the MHA Annual Membership Meeting that will be held June 26-28 at the Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island. Members with questions should contact Ashley Sandborn at the MHA.


  • Nomination Deadline Approaching for 2019 MHA Advancing Safe Care Award

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