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Awards Help Set Standards for Healthcare Excellence
Release Date: 05/12/2010

Read this article to learn more about using Lean Six Sigma, and the Baldrige Health Care Criteria for Performance Excellence to improve health … more

Baldrige is "A Huge Return on Your Investment"
Release Date: 05/10/2010

Jerry Rose, Vice President, Cargill, Inc. At Quest for Excellence XXII in April 2010, Jerry Rose discussed the return on investment of using … more

Baldrige Among Nation’s Best Leadership Programs for Last Three Years
Release Date: 04/27/2010

For the third straight year, Leadership Excellence magazine has named the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Program at the National Institute of … more

2010 Examiner Training Kicks Off
Release Date: 04/26/2010

Tuesday April 27th will start the annual month long training period for the 2010 Board of Examiners. Week 1 will see a total of 117 Examiners pass … more

Striving for Quality Has Real Payoffs
Release Date: 04/22/2010

Read this COMPUTERWORLD.com article by Al Kuebler on how using the Baldrige Criteria and process paid off for his IT department, the company, and … more

2009 Baldrige Award Recipient Profiles Now Available
Release Date: 04/06/2010

Profiles are now available for the 2009 Baldrige Award Recipients. The profiles highlight the exceptional performance practices and … more

The Quest for Excellence Goes Virtual
Release Date: 04/06/2010

If you're not among the more than 700 people who will be in DC for The Quest for Excellence® on Monday April 12, you can participate at your home … more

View Updated Baldrige Video Playlist
Release Date: 04/05/2010

Watch clips and videos from Baldrige Award Recipients, Quest for Excellence® attendees, and Baldrige Examiners and discover ways to improve your … more

Quality Is Virtual! Baldrige Program Offers Quest for Excellence Online
Release Date: 03/16/2010

Don't worry if you can't make it to Washington, D.C., for the Quest for Excellence XXII conference on April 12-14, 2010. You can participate from … more

Baldrige Program Funds Four State Efforts to Teach Performance Excellence
Release Date: 03/16/2010

The National Institute of Standards and Technology's (NIST) Baldrige National Quality Program (BNQP) has announced that four state quality … more

BLOGRIGE: Baldrige Program Blog Now Seeking Contributors!
Release Date: 01/26/2010

BLOGRIGE--the new official blog of the Baldrige National Quality Program--is now available online. The blog is designed as a place where readers … more

Baldrige Conference Provides Path for Those on ‘Quest for Excellence’
Release Date: 01/26/2010

Learn about the exceptional performance management practices and results of the 2009 recipients of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award at … more

Five Organizations Honored with 2009 Baldrige National Quality Award
Release Date: 12/15/2009

President Barack Obama and Commerce Secretary Gary Locke announced on Dec. 7, 2009, that five organizations have been named the recipients of the … more

Five U.S. Organizations Honored for Innovation and Performance Excellence with the 2009 Baldrige National Quality Award
Release Date: 12/07/2009

WASHINGTON, D.C.—President Barack Obama and Commerce Secretary Gary Locke today announced that five organizations are the recipients of the 2009 … more

Vice President Biden and Commerce Secretary Locke Present Baldrige Award to Three Organizations
Release Date: 12/02/2009

Go to Secretary of Commerce Gary Locke's Remarks at Baldrige Quality Awards On Dec. 2, 2009, Vice President Joe Biden and U.S. Commerce Department … more

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