Point of Pride: LifePoint Health / by Joe Furia

Last month our member LifePoint Health, a system that includes Valley View Medical Center and Havasu Regional Medical Center, has been recognized with the John M. Eisenberg Patient Safety and Quality Award. This award presented by The Joint Commission to recognizes major achievements in healthcare quality and patient safety. Eisenberg honorees must have successfully implemented initiatives that are consistent with the aims of the federal National Quality Strategy – which include better care, healthy people and communities, and smarter spending – and focused on improving overall quality by making healthcare patient-centered, reliable, accessible and safe.