Navigation Links
National Quality Forum Announces New Member Councils Leadership
Date:9/24/2007

WASHINGTON, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the National Quality Forum (NQF) released the results of recent leadership elections to decide the new Chairs and Vice Chairs for each of its eight Member Councils. The incoming officers will assume their duties during the NQF Annual Membership meeting which begins on Wednesday, September 26.

"We are very excited about the new leaders for all of the councils," said Janet M Corrigan, PhD, President and CEO of the National Quality Forum. "The leadership and work they will be engaged in over the next year will help shape and develop critical patient and industry quality improvements that will benefit all stakeholders working towards improving today's and tomorrow's healthcare quality."

The new Chairs and Vice Chairs are listed below.

Consumer Council

Brian Lindberg (Consumer Coalition for Quality Health Care), Chair-Elect

Maureen Corry (Childbirth Connection), Vice Chair-Elect

Health Plan Council

Christine Izui (Blue Cross Blue Shield Association), Chair-Elect

Lisa Latts (WellPoint), Vice Chair-Elect

Health Professional Council

Robert Haralson (American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons), Chair-Elect

William Rich (American Academy of Ophthalmology), Vice Chair-Elect

Provider Organizations Council

Paul Convery (Baylor Health Care System), Chair-Elect

Christopher Hebert (Cleveland Clinic Foundation), Vice Chair-Elect

Public /Community Health Agencies Council

David Gifford (Rhode Island Department of Health), Chair-Elect

Denise Love (National Association of Health Data Organizations), Vice

Chair-Elect

Purchaser Council

Andrew Webber (National Business Coalition on Health), Chair-Elect

David Hopkins (Pacific Business Group on Health), Vice Chair-Elect

Quality Measurement, Research and Improvement Council

Louis Diamond (Thomson Healthcare), Chair-Elect

Barbara Corn
'/>"/>

SOURCE National Quality Forum
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. International community warns India on HIV situation
2. Mexico and US border attain a new outlook due to BiNational Sustainability Laboratory
3. National Lung Study in the process
4. Indian Nationals with Foreign Medical Degrees can now practice in India
5. Key step forward on International Health Rules
6. ICMR along with other International Research organisation with drug development for Neglected Diseases
7. International Osteoporosis Research Centre To Be Started In India.
8. Hepatitis B Vaccine To Be Included In National Immunization Programme
9. Indian hospitals require International Accreditation
10. International Conference On Malaria - Laveran To Genomics
11. UK Govt Says On Course For National Chlamydia Screening
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/17/2014)... Diego School of Medicine report that older women, plucky ... loss are more likely to be compassionate toward strangers ... in this month,s issue of the International Journal ... associated with better health and well-being as we age, ... the outcomes of individuals whose deficits in compassion put ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... Jon McCullers, MD, was recently invited to submit ... Nature Reviews Microbiology , one of the world,s ... infectious disease specialist, and chair of the Department ... Science Center, analyzed the epidemiology and microbiology of ... as well as more recent 2009 novel H1N1 ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... (April 17, 2014) Doctors who treat patients ... lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM) can face an agonizing treatment decision. ... the disease and help relieve shortness of breath. ... and sirolimus can cause potentially fatal complications following ... Dr. Daniel Dilling, medical director of Loyola University ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... 17, 2014-- Colic affects about one in five infants ... pediatric visits during the first several months after birth. ... was showing promise; however, the April 1, 2014 issue ... Valerie) reported on a study, "Probiotics and Infant Colic," ... reuteri for infant colic did not reduce ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... April 17, 2014 EcoHealth Alliance, a nonprofit ... issues, published a comprehensive review today examining the current ... virus. The review calls for improved global surveillance strategies ... the recent outbreak of Ebola in West Africa that ... countries of Guinea and Liberia. According to the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:The ilk of human kindness 2Health News:Patients with rare lung disease face agonizing treatment dilemma 2Health News:Patients with rare lung disease face agonizing treatment dilemma 3Health News:New study says probiotic use for infant colic is not effective in reducing symptoms 2Health News:Re-emergence of Ebola focuses need for global surveillance strategies 2Health News:Re-emergence of Ebola focuses need for global surveillance strategies 3
... Wrigley told the jurors that Dru Sjodin, 22, struggled for ... Rodriguez Jr. was the man responsible for her death.// ... has pleaded not guilty to a charge of abduction resulting ... of North Dakota. According to prosecutors, death penalty will be ...
... are hairier than others may have been discovered, according to ... embryonic skin cells will form into hair follicles, deciding the ... the University of Manchester. ,This study on mice ... -- a range of conditions in which skin cells fail ...
... be wary of the so-called stem cell wonder cures that ... tested.// ,The health experts had yesterday in a ... a world leader in stem cell research, but cautioned that ... cosmetic skin treatment were yet to be proven, and could ...
... from Johns Hopkins and made available on the World Wide ... to cilia operations in the body. // ,The researchers ... structures on the surface of cells called cilia as such ... 'orphaned diseases' all have links associated with the tiny, hair-like ...
... Paisley and the Raigmore in Inverness do not maintain hygiene ... Scotland. ,The study categorized hospitals by traffic light ... the set standards, amber for hospitals in the 70% and ... ERI, the rate was 84.1%, while Raigmore scored 83.1% and ...
... Institute of Virology in Pune declared Tuesday there is no ... from here in south Gujarat.// ,Additional director of ... Surat city, and not even a single sample contained Hantavirus." ... not yet clarified why two persons had died last week. ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:The fate of an accused in a murder case to be decided 2Health News:Scientists In UK Issue A Caution Over Untested Stem Cell Treatments 2Health News:John Hopkins Develops An Online Tool To Help In Research Of Certain Rare Diseases 2Health News:John Hopkins Develops An Online Tool To Help In Research Of Certain Rare Diseases 3
(Date:1/14/2014)... , Jan. 14, 2014 Dynamic Healthcare Services, Inc. ("DHS"), ... that it acquired Progressive Home Medical Equipment, Inc. ("Progressive") of ... The terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. ... company providing a wide range of sleep, mobility, and respiratory ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... NuAire , a manufacturer of ergonomically designed laboratory equipment ... of Japan to sell and service the ... NuAire will utilize its network of sales professionals throughout ... to offer assistance in application use, product benefits and features, options ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... 14, 2014 Equashield ( http://www.equashield.com ... drugs, today announced that it has achieved 60% ...   Equashield,s closed systems reduce the ... and other medical professionals who prepare and administer ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Dynamic Healthcare Services Completes Progressive Home Medical Equipment of Clarion, PA Investment 2Dynamic Healthcare Services Completes Progressive Home Medical Equipment of Clarion, PA Investment 3NuAire announces sales and service of Hitachi Koki centrifuges in North America 2Equashield's Sales Grow by 60% in 2013 2
Inquire...
VACUETTE paediatric tubes have decreased sample volumes and are ideal for small childrens' veins and geriatric patients....
Inquire...
VACUETTE paediatric tubes have decreased sample volumes and are ideal for small childrens' veins and geriatric patients....
Medicine Products: