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New Members Appointed to Baldrige Advisory Board
Release Date: 06/16/2014

Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker recently reappointed Rulon Stacey as chair of the Baldrige Program’s Board of Overseers . She also appointed … more

President's Council Recommends Building on the Baldrige Award for U.S. Health Care
Release Date: 06/02/2014

On May 29, the President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST) released a report to President Obama, Better Health Care and … more

New Members and Chair for the Baldrige Panel of Judges
Release Date: 05/28/2014

Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker recently appointed four new members to the Panel of Judges for the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. … more

Baldrige Trainees Prepared to Advance Excellence in All Sectors
Release Date: 05/21/2014

Participants in the recent 2014 Baldrige Examiner Preparation course expressed appreciation for the enriched learning and cross-sector fellowship … more

22 Organizations Seek the 2014 Baldrige Award
Release Date: 05/20/2014

Twenty-two top-level candidates are lining up for a shot at being named one of America's best examples of performance excellence and innovation … more

We're Making Our Web Site More Useful for You!
Release Date: 05/01/2014

Recent enhancements to the Web site of the Baldrige Program make it easier for online visitors to find useful information. Here are three key … more

Executives Embark on Year-Long Fellowship
Release Date: 04/17/2014

Embarking on a year-long fellowship to dialogue on all aspects of leadership and how it relates to a visionary focus, operational intelligence, … more

Graduating Baldrige Fellows Vow to Continue Peer Engagement
Release Date: 04/16/2014

The Baldrige Program is proud to announce the completion of the year-long Baldrige Executive Fellows Program by ten senior leaders exploring all … more

Baldrige Program Named Top Leadership Developer in Government
Release Date: 04/14/2014

The Baldrige Performance Excellence Program has received the first place award in the government and military category of the Leadership 500 … more

SSM Health Care Leader Receives Baldrige Foundation Award
Release Date: 04/10/2014

At a ceremony during the Baldrige Program's Quest for Excellence Conference® in Baltimore, Sister Mary Jean Ryan, board chair of SSM Health Care … more

President Obama, Secretary Pritzker Honor 2013 Baldrige Award Recipients
Release Date: 04/08/2014

In a letter honoring 2013 Baldrige Award recipients Pewaukee School District and Sutter Davis Hospital, President Barack Obama wrote, When our … more

Commerce Secretary Pritzker Honors Two Organizations with the 2013 Baldrige Award
Release Date: 04/07/2014

On April 6, 2014, U.S. Commerce Department Secretary Penny Pritzker presented two U.S. organizations with the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality … more

New Data Analysis Finds Baldrige Framework Improves Management
Release Date: 04/04/2014

A recent study, "Insights from the Baldrige Award Item-Level Applicant Scoring Data," found strong evidence of scoring reliability as well as … more

Value of Baldrige Criteria Affirmed at Conference of U.S. Health Care Executives
Release Date: 03/31/2014

U.S. hospitals and other health care organizations can raise the quality of health care while reducing costs by improving their performance using … more

Top-100 List Again Demonstrates Baldrige Impact in U.S. Health Care
Release Date: 03/12/2014

In early March, Truven Health Analytics released its annual study identifying the 100 top hospitals (PDF) based on their overall organizational … more

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