LEFT to right: Jerod Loeb, PhD, outside director of the Essential Hospitals Institute (formerly NPHHI) and executive vice president, division of healthcare quality evaluation, The Joint Commission; Dr. Paul Johnson, HCMC; William B. Walker, MD, secretary of America’s Essential Hospitals (formerly NAPH) and director and health officer, Contra Costa Health Services
Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC) has received the National Association of Public Hospitals’ 2013 Gage Award for Improving Population Health for its Coordinated Care Center – a program that has significantly reduced emergency department visits and inpatient stays.
HCMC was honored with the award during the National Association of Public Hospitals and Health Systems (NAPH) 2013 Annual Conference, June 19 to 21, in Hollywood, Fla. Continue reading
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