Safety Excellence Award Winners Circle

Honoring outstanding patient safety efforts and initiatives

ECRI’s Safety Excellence Award honors member healthcare organizations that demonstrated outstanding patient safety efforts and initiatives to improve safety-related outcomes for patients, families, visitors, and staff.

Each year, the Safety Excellence Award recognizes a current ECRI and the Institute for Safe Medication Practices PSO member who has participated in the creation and implementation of a healthcare safety and quality improvement effort, from inception to completion, which has improved their organization’s safety and quality performance outcomes.

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2021 award winner

  • Jefferson Health, Philadelphia, PA, submission topic “Design and Deployment of a Safety Management System as a means to Health System Clinical Integration”

Honorable mentions

  • Cooper University Health Care, Camden, NJ, submission topic “COVID-19 Vaccination Campaign: A Focus on Medication Safety”
  • BayCare Health System, Tampa, NJ, submission topic “BayCare Ambulatory Division journey to Zero Harm”