The John M. Eisenberg Patient Safety and Quality Award recognizes individuals and organizations who demonstrate major improvements in patient safety and healthcare quality, consistent with the National Quality Strategy. Particular focus is placed on improving the overall quality by making healthcare patient-centered, reliable, accessible, and safe.

In 2013, awards will be given in the following categories:

    • Individual Achievement
    • National – System Innovation in Patient Safety and Quality
    • Local – System Innovation in Patient Safety and Quality

More information and application forms are available on The Joint Commission website.

Applications are due to the National Quality Forum by September 30, 2013. (Contact: [email protected])