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University of Missouri School of Medicine 2019 Recipient of ABMS Quality Improvement Award

University of Missouri School of Medicine 2019 Recipient of ABMS Quality Improvement Award

Annual award honors outstanding achievement in patient care quality, safety, outcomes, and experiences

CHICAGO – September 24, 2019 – The American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS), the leading not-for-profit organization overseeing physician certification in the United States, has awarded the University of Missouri School of Medicine (MU SOM) as this year’s ABMS Portfolio Program™ (Portfolio Program) Outstanding Achievement in Quality Improvement Award recipient.

The award, announced at ABMS Conference 2019, was established in 2018 to recognize the exemplary efforts and activities of Portfolio Program Sponsors that are working to improve patient care quality, safety, outcomes, and experiences. The organizations recognized will have demonstrated leadership and innovation in quality improvement (QI) planning, implementation, and the ability to spread and sustain QI initiatives and outcomes in their organization.

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