November 16, 2022

The Meadows Events and Conference Center,

1 Prairie Meadows Dr, Altoona, IA 50009

Join IHC for this year's in-person Patient Safety Conference! More details about the conference will be released to this page in the near future. 


Why Participate?

The IHC Patient Safety Award and Poster Symposium will be an opportunity for promoting and sharing best practices during the IHC Patient Safety Conference on November 16, 2022. The Patient Safety Award will recognize outstanding leadership and achievement demonstrated by healthcare providers, hospitals, communities, clinics and organizations. The award will honor champions who support initiatives that improve patient safety, promote population health, reduce the risk of harm and encourage person-centered health. 

Participants will submit an award nomination/entry form (Link) and create a poster using a provided template and prepare a 5-minute presentation to present to a review panel during the symposium. A template will be provided to assist with the presentation by the IHC Education team. One award will be presented per category, along with a “fan favorite” award that participants can vote on during the symposium. 

Awards will be publicly presented at the IHC Patient Safety Conference on November 16, 2022.

One free registration for the IHC Patient Safety Conference will be included with each entry.

WHO Can Apply?

Individuals, hospitals, coalitions, community organizations, healthcare teams, physician practices and other healthcare professionals are encouraged to submit an application for the IHC Patient Safety Award and Poster Symposium.


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