MHA works with Maryland's hospitals to improve quality and patient care.
MHA and the affiliated Maryland Patient Safety Center enhance patient safety and the overall health status of the communities served by Maryland's hospitals.
MHA's Statewide Quality Initiatives
MHA's 2013 report on the quality of care in Maryland illustrates how the state's hospitals are working together to improve safety for patients. The report, Quality Matters, is the first compilation of the results of the longstanding, statewide efforts of Maryland's 66 hospitals.
Infection Preventionist Webinar, November 5, 2013
Quality Matters (original format)
Quality Matters (printer-friendly version)
"Infection Prevention and Control...A New Era"
Infection Preventionist Meeting, October 2, 2013
Examining a Revenue-Based Business Case for Infection Prevention - Bill Ward Presentation
HAI Reduction Model - Bill Ward
HAI Reduction Paper Model - Bill Ward
Process Improvement Initiative Cash Flow Calculator - Bill Ward
HAI Reduction Case
Monograph - Building a Financial Case - Bill Ward
MHCC HAI Update - Theressa Lee Presentation
Quality Leaders Webinar, April 25, 2013
Quality Leaders Meeting, December 7, 2012
Round Table Results (pdf)
Maryland Hospital Patient Safety Program Annual Report FY 11 (pdf)
Maryland Hospital Hand Hygiene Collaborative
Get on the Bandwagon for Patient Safety - Wristband Toolkit (pdf)
Serious Adverse Events
Serious Adverse Events Payment Guidelines
Serious Adverse Events FAQs