Awards and Recognition

Dave Mayer MD, MIQS Co-Director, was elected one of Becker's Top 50 Leading Patient Safety Experts in Healthcare for 2017. Also elected this year is Joe Kiani from Masimo, who sits on our MIQS Board! Learn More

Marty Hatlie JD, MIQS Co-Director, was named to the Institute for Healthcare Improvement’s National Steering Committee for Patient Safety. Over the coming months, he will be part of a diverse group creating a national action plan to accelerate progress in patient safety across systems and settings.  Learn More

Armando Nahum, Director, Center for Engaging Patients As Partners, and Meena Seshamani, and Jeanne Decosmo from MedStar Health, have been honored with the Sherman Award for Excellence in Patient Engagement for their work on the sepsis collaborative at MedStar Health.

Chris Goeschel, Director, Center for Improving Diagnosis in Healthcare, was featured by Society for Improvement in Diagnostic Medicine (SIDM) as one of five thought leaders in diagnostic improvement who contributed content for a Univadis online course.


What's New at MIQS

Advisory Board member, Rosemary Gibson, recently published China Rx: Exposing the Risks of America’s Dependence on China for Medicine and is making the author circuit of talks and podcast. Catch her here on BookTV and find a copy of the book here.

Click here to read, Implementing communication and resolution programs: Lessons learned from the first 200 hospitalsrecently published in the Journal of Patient Safety and Risk Management, written by MIQS Leaders, Timothy McDonald, MD, JD, and Martin Hatlie, JD.

Click here to listen to a Podcast on Irish, as MIQS leader, Tim McDonald spreads the idea of open disclosure in the face of patient harm across the pond.


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