Navigation Links
Delmarva Foundation Announces 2007 Trustee Awardees
Date:10/17/2007

HANOVER, Md., Oct. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Delmarva Foundation is pleased to announce the winners of the Maryland and District of Columbia Hospital Trustee "Driving Quality" Awards for 2007. The award honors a hospital trustee whose leadership has inspired the hospital to continuously achieve the highest levels of patient care by aspiring to deliver services that meet the Institute of Medicine's six aims for improvement -- health care that is safe, effective, patient-centered, timely, efficient, and equitable.

The winner for Maryland is Edward L. Cahill, who has served on The Johns Hopkins Hospital Board of Directors since January 1999. Mr. Cahill is also a director of several private health care companies and serves as a trustee of Johns Hopkins Medicine, Johns Hopkins Health System and Mercy Health Services. Mr. Cahill holds an A.B. in American Civilization from Williams College and a Master of Public and Private Management degree from Yale University.

The winner for the District of Columbia is Katherine Goodrich, MD, Director of Hospitalist Medicine at George Washington University Hospital since 1999. Dr. Goodman trains residents and medical students at GWUH, directs the Division of Hospital Medicine, and is Chair of the Institutional Review Board. She graduated from Rhodes College in Memphis, Tenn., and received her medical degree from Louisiana State University Medical Center in Shreveport, Louisiana.

"We received many applications this year. We appreciate the time and effort taken to submit an application on behalf of hospital trustees. Delmarva Foundation knows that the work of all of the trustees reviewed is meaningful and significant to the hospital. Increasingly, the work of the hospital trustee is seen as significant in enhancing quality improvement efforts within hospitals. We look forward to receiving future application from hospitals describing trustees' continued efforts next year," commented Carmen Tyler Winston, Vice President, Quality Improvement Organization at Delmarva Foundation.

Delmarva Foundation is a national, not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving healthcare quality in over 30 states. Since 1973, Delmarva has assisted in enhancing care in hospitals, nursing homes, home health agencies, medical practices and health plans. Delmarva conducts work ranging from quality improvement, quality assurance, utilization review to external quality review. The company's corporate headquarters are located in Easton, Maryland with other offices in Baltimore, Maryland; Washington, DC; Columbia, South Carolina; and Tampa and Tallahassee, Florida. For more information, please visit Delmarva Foundation on the web at http://www.delmarvafoundation.org.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Delmarva Foundation
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Woodruff Foundation Grant To Support Doctorate Of Nursing Practice Program
2. Kalam To Lay Foundation Of Vellore Research Center
3. Nippon Foundation To Help Leprosy Patients
4. Parents Launch SV40 Cancer Foundation In Memory of Son
5. Cancer Aid And Research Foundation: Offering Endless Hope To Cancer Patients
6. Gates Foundation Announces $287 Million In Grants Towards AIDS Vaccine
7. PM Launches Healthcare Foundation For India
8. Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Flags Off Public Health Foundation of India
9. Gates Foundation to donate USD 104 million to TB Alliance
10. MoU for HIV/AIDS Signed by Nigeria and Clinton Foundation
11. Gates Foundation Adopts Fight against Encephalitis
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/3/2016)... ... May 03, 2016 , ... Excessive panting in the car ... anxiety. "Pet owners often think anxiety only manifests itself as trembling or ‘tail ... ways, and there’s things that be done about it,” says Dr. Jim Lowe, technical ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... ... May 03, 2016 , ... ... selected by Tidelands Health, a three hospital system in South Carolina, to provide ... the lookout for technology that enhances communication, drives workflow efficiencies and improves provider ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... ... May 03, 2016 , ... Boston Children’s Hospital today ... tough medical situations or practice tricky or rare procedures in an environment that looks ... SIM Center is also available to inventors and “hackers” to develop and test new ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... , ... May 03, 2016 , ... Each year, about ... cause of death across the United States and account for one death every four ... impairments or are permanently disabled. HCR ManorCare is launching a video series called “Your ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) , ... May 03, 2016 , ... ... Massage Chair with its user friendly Samsung tablet and exclusive Smart Application. The ... truly unbeatable massage. Starting each massage with a customized user profile and specialized massage ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/3/2016)... Pa. , May 3, 2016 ACME ... Jack Whelan and Delaware County ... (naloxone HCI) Nasal Spray in all ACME ... U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), naloxone has saved ... when police officers in Delaware County were ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... May 3, 2016  While you may be familiar with watching a film or TV show ... as ultra-high-definition or 8MP in the Medical Industry.  Ampronix  is a renowned authorized reseller of ... Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160502/362730 ... ... ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... 3, 2016   Diplomat Pharmacy, Inc. (NYSE: DPLO) announced today that it is celebrating Hepatitis ... of two patients who tell their personal story and encourage those at risk to get ... Jacque: Hepatitis C ... ... Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy (PRNewsFoto/Diplomat Pharmacy, Inc.) ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: