National Research Corporation Presents Bruce Boissonnault With Quality Improvement Award.Business Editors, Health/Medical Writers
LINCOLN, Neb.--(BW HealthWire)--July 22, 2002
National Research Corporation (Nasdaq/NM:NRCI NRCI Northeast Regional Cancer Institute (northeastern Pennsylvania) ), a leading provider of ongoing survey-based performance measurement, analysis and tracking services to the healthcare industry, presented its 2002 "Through the Patient's Eyes" Quality Improvement Award to Bruce Boissonnault, executive director of Niagara Health Quality Coalition (NHQC). The award ceremony took place the evening of July 17th in the JFK Library during the Picker Institute International Symposium sponsored by National Research Corporation in Boston on July 17-19, 2002. Mr. Boissonnault was a featured speaker at the annual international event, where he presented the benefits of publicly reported data to the healthcare consumer. Jona Raasch, COO (Cell Of Origin) See mobile positioning. of National Research Corporation, presented the award to Bruce Boissonnault; and Ted Kennedy For other persons named Ted Kennedy, see Ted Kennedy (disambiguation).
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keynote - the principal theme in a speech or literary work focusing on the importance of healthcare and the need to focus on what is truly important to patients.
Each year, National Research Corporation selects one organization that has consistently improved the patient experience in healthcare as evidenced by patient satisfaction measurement. The measurement is based on the Picker research of what patient's want and expect from their hospital experience.
Niagara Health Quality Coalition is a group of employers, hospitals, insurers, and physicians in Western New York
Western New York refers to the westernmost region of New York State. who work together to improve the quality and value of healthcare. The NHQC is affiliated with the Buffalo Niagara "Buffalo Niagara" can refer to a variety of things in the vicinity of Buffalo, New York and Niagara Falls. Geography
National Research Corporation, headquartered in Lincoln, Nebraska The City of Lincoln is the capital and the second most populous city of the U.S. state of Nebraska. Lincoln is also the county seat of Lancaster County and the home of the University of Nebraska. , is a leading provider of ongoing survey-based performance measurement, analysis and tracking services to the healthcare industry. The Company addresses the growing need of healthcare providers and payors to measure the care outcomes, specifically satisfaction and health status, of their patients and/or members.