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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

Find the Path to Performance Excellence at 2014 Quest Conference
Release Date: 02/25/2014

For organizations seeking insight toward improved performance and results, the annual Quest for Excellence® conference is the definitive showcase … more

2013 Improvement Survey Results Available
Release Date: 02/24/2014

In fall 2013, the Foundation for the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award sponsored a survey of the Baldrige Performance Excellence Program’s … more

Baylor Plano Announcement
Release Date: 02/21/2014

Today, February 21, 2014, Baylor Regional Medical Center at Plano, a 2013 Baldrige Award honoree, officially notified us that it is withdrawing … more

2014 Baldrige Examiner Training Experience
Release Date: 02/05/2014

Have you—or someone else in your organization—ever wanted to learn what Baldrige examiners learn but thought you didn’t have enough time to commit … more

Seeking Your Input on the Criteria for Performance Excellence
Release Date: 02/03/2014

What are the top five leading-edge strategic and competitiveness challenges you are facing in your organization (or seeing in the organizations … more

Baldrige Program Director Receives Commerce Department Honor Award
Release Date: 01/30/2014

Robert (Bob) Fangmeyer received a silver medal award at a Department of Commerce ceremony honoring selected employees for exceptional federal … more

2014 Baldrige Sponsorship Opportunities Are Available!
Release Date: 01/30/2014

Organizations and individuals are being invited to help support the Baldrige Performance Excellence Program by becoming Baldrige sponsors. … more

26th Quest for Excellence Registration Open
Release Date: 01/14/2014

Registration is now open for the 26th annual Quest for Excellence® conference hosted by the Baldrige Performance Excellence Program. The … more

31,558,149,764 Milliseconds in Review: NIST in 2013
Release Date: 12/17/2013

Milestones on the way to quantum computing. A landmark study of how communities can better prepare for tornadoes. Publication of a draft … more

Baldrige Program Seeks Examiners for 2014 Board
Release Date: 12/02/2013

  The Baldrige Performance Excellence Program is seeking applicants for the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award Board of Examiners for the … more

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