News to Know - Week of Aug. 19

Posted on August 17, 2019

Upcoming events and important healthcare news for the week of Aug. 19:

  • The Great Lakes Partners for Patients Hospital Improvement Innovation Network Recruitment Webinar for Alternative to Opioids (ALTO) Cohort 2 will take place from 1 to 2 p.m. Wednesday. The webinar will discuss program requirements and overall framework of the second cohort of the ALTO program, an opioid safety initiative for emergency department teams. For more information, contact the MHA Keystone Center.
     
  • Applications for the 2020 American Hospital Association (AHA) Quest for Quality Prize will be taken through Sept. 30, 2019. The $75,000 prize recognizes healthcare leadership and innovation in providing and improving quality and advancing health in communities. Up to two finalists may be chosen for a $12,500 award, and up to four applicants could receive Citations of Merit. Applications are available for both hospitals and health systems. Questions about the application process should be directed to Dave Parlin at the AHA at (312) 422-2749.


Tags: GLPP HIIN, webinar, AHA, Awards, Quest for Quality Prize, ALTO Program

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