Awards
2013 Delmarva Foundation Excellence Award for Quality Improvement

Delmarva Foundation for Medical Care, the Medicare Quality Improvement Organization for Maryland, has awarded the 2013 Delmarva Foundation Excellence Award for Quality Improvement to both UM UCH hospitals—University of Maryland Harford Memorial Hospital (UM HMH) and University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Medical Center (UM UCMC).

The award honors hospitals that excel in patient safety and quality improvement. To receive the Delmarva Foundation Excellence Award, a hospital must meet specific performance improvement criteria on 14 measures in four national inpatient clinical areas: acute myocardial infarction (heart attack), heart failure, surgical care improvement, and pneumonia.

 

 

For more information about the Delmarva Award,
visit http://www.mdqio.org/providers/hospitals/hospital-quality-awards/excellence-award.

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