Nominations Open for Sherman Award for Excellence in Patient Engagement

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January 27, 2016, an online community dedicated to sharing best practices in patient and family engagement, is now accepting nominations for the 2016 John Q. Sherman Award for Excellence in Patient Engagement.

Established in 2014, the Sherman Award is dedicated to recognizing innovative work that has resulted in better, safer care and improved outcomes by engaging patients and families in their care. The award—a partnership between, the National Patient Safety Foundation’s (NPSF) Lucian Leape Institute, and Standard Register Healthcare—will be conferred at NPSF’s 18th annual Patient Safety Congress in Scottsdale, Arizona, on May 24, 2016. The winner will receive an all-expenses-paid trip to Scottsdale for the congress.

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