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HCIF Highlights March 2018

HCIF highlights is our monthly newsletter that provides updates on all of our current programs, including information about past events, upcoming events, progress towards meeting program goals, and program achievements.  Learn about the latest news and updates from...

Thank You for a Successful 2018 PPC Leadership Summit!

The annual Partnership for Patient Care Leadership Summit was held this past Tuesday, March 20, 2018 with over 80 healthcare leaders and partners from 26 different  organizations in attendance. Notable event highlights included keynote speaker, Barbara Balik, RN, EdD...

COACH Healthy Food Access Pilot

March 22, 2018   Collaborative Opportunities to Advance Community Health (COACH) is a collaborative sponsored by the Hospital and Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania (HAP) and facilitated by HCIF to improve community health in southeastern Pennsylvania. COACH...

Patient Safety Week

March 13th, 2018 March 11 -17 is Patient Safety Awareness Week.  Hospitals and organizations around the country are celebrating their success in protecting their patients from errors, injuries, accidents, and infections.  HCIF has supported patient safety in...

New Cancer Care Data Available on PAHealthCareQuality.org

The Pennsylvania Health Care Quality Alliance (PHCQA) added new cancer care quality data from hospitals participating in the voluntary public reporting initiative between the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer (CoC) and PHCQA. The data includes calendar...

HCIF’s 2017 Annual Report

HCIF is pleased to share our 2017 Annual Report on Prezi. As you click through the report, please note some of our organizational highlights and program accomplishments over the past year. HCIF would like to thank our funders, contributors, and collaborative...

February Data Updates on PAHealthCareQuality.org

The Pennsylvania Health Care Quality Alliance (PHCQA) reports data on its website, www.PAHealthCareQuality.org, for a variety of aspects of health care quality at Pennsylvania hospitals. Recently, PHCQA just updated its data through Q1 2017 on infections, patient...

HCIF Highlights February 2018

HCIF highlights is our monthly newsletter that provides updates on all of our current programs, including information about past events, upcoming events, progress towards meeting program goals, and program achievements.  Learn about the latest news and updates from...

Welcome HCIF’s Public Health Intern, Carmen Rosa Rodriguez!

We are pleased to welcome Carmen Rosa Rodriguez, an undergraduate public health student from Temple University, to HCIF’s team for the spring 2018 semester! Carmen will support multiple HCIF projects: CPR Ready and health literacy initiatives. Being exposed to...