NQC Quality Award Program

Every year NQC and HAB are pleased to recognize the outstanding work of Ryan White grantees and consumers that have shown either exemplary performance or leadership in some aspect(s) of quality management. 

 

NQC is proud to announce that it is opening the submission period for the 2014 NQC Quality of Care Awards.  Our submission period ends on March 31, 2014 at 5 pm (ET).  Please download the application package to apply.  Before submitting, please read the entire application package to learn how to complete the application.

  

This the summary of the  2014 NQC Quality of Care Awards.

 

Award for Quality Management Infrastructure Development

This award honors grantee organizations that have shown commitment to substantial infrastructural improvement to effectively support and sustain quality improvement initiatives. This award may be given to an individual grantee or a network of grantees.

 

Award for Performance Measurement – Using Technology to Advance Performance Measurement

This award honors grantees that have significantly strengthened their ability to measure the quality of HIV care.  The focus of this award in 2013 is on those who have demonstrated an ability to maximize the use of technology in order to advance performance measurement and ultimately impact patient outcomes.  This award may be given to an individual grantee or a network of grantees.

 

Award for Quality Improvement Activities

This award recognizes grantees that have conceptualized and carried out a particular project or projects that led to significant improvement in HIV patient care (i.e., annual pap tests, retention rates, etc.). In order to qualify for this  award, applicants must clearly articulate improvements made to service or system of care and provide data showing the improvement and maintenance of high performance rates as an attachment to the narrative. This attachment will not count toward the two-page narrative limit.  This award may be given to an individual grantee or a network of grantees working on the same quality improvement project.

 

Award for Leadership in Quality

This award is given to individuals who have demonstrated a continued commitment to quality improvement activities within their organization or region. The award winner will have demonstrated excellent leadership in advancing quality improvement practice within a grantee or region.

 

Award for Leadership in Quality

This award is given to individuals who have demonstrated a continued commitment to quality improvement activities within their organization or region. The award winner will have demonstrated excellent leadership in advancing quality improvement practice within a grantee or region.

 

Award for Outstanding in+care Campaign Performance

This is a new award for 2014.  NQC wants to recognize the organization or group that showed the most improvement in patient retention and in using their data to develop innovative strategies for keeping their clients in care. 


Contact:
Kevin Garrett, LMSW
National Quality Center (NQC)

New York State Department of Health
90 Church Street, 13th Floor
New York, NY 10007-2919
work (212) 417-4730
fax    (212) 417-4684
Kevin@NationalQualityCenter.org
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