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2016 Improvement Best Practice Award

The Improvement Best Practice Award is given to an organization that has demonstrated outstanding best practices that result in significant improvements in patient-centered care and healthcare outcomes. NRC Health defines a best practice in patient-centered care as an innovative use of resources with documented results of significant improvement in cost, quality, patient satisfaction and safety – all factors that affect the health of an organization and its patients. Entries were judged on the program’s innovation and execution, as well as the resulting improvement. The winner was announced at the 22nd Annual NRC Picker Patient-Centered Care Symposium in San Diego, CA August 28 – 30.

Winner of the 2016 Improvement Best Practice Award:

  • Kaiser Permanente Woodland Hills Medical Center, Woodland Hills, CA

Top 3 finalists included:

      • Kaiser Permanente Woodland Hills Medical Center, Woodland Hills, CA
      • Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center (Sentara Healthcare), Williamsburg, VA
      • Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas, TX

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