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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

Three Organizations Selected for 2013 Baldrige Awards
Release Date: 11/20/2013

On November 13, 2013, two hospitals and a small Wisconsin school district joined an elite club of organizations: winners of the Malcolm Baldrige … more

2014 Baldrige Award in Your Future? Time to Apply!
Release Date: 11/20/2013

Applications are now being accepted for the 2014 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, the nation’s highest Presidential honor for performance … more

Fangmeyer Named as New Baldrige Program Director
Release Date: 11/20/2013

Robert (Bob) Fangmeyer, deputy director of the Baldrige Performance Excellence Program (BPEP) at the National Institute of Standards and … more

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