Sherman Award

for Excellence in Patient Engagement

2017 NOMINATIONS OPEN
EngagingPatients.org and the National Patient Safety Foundation are pleased to announce that nominations are now open for the 2017 Sherman Award for Excellence in Patient Engagement.
Nominations are due by Friday, March 3
Established in 2014, the Sherman Award is dedicated to recognizing innovative work that has resulted in better, safer care and improved outcomes by engaging patients and families in their care. The award, which is a partnership between EngagingPatients.org, the National Patient Safety Foundation’s (NPSF) Lucian Leape Institute and Taylor Healthcare, will be conferred at the NPSF’s 19th annual Patient Safety Congress in Orlando, Fla. on May 18. The winner will receive an all-expenses paid trip to Orlando for the Congress.

HONORING EXCELLENCE IN PATIENT ENGAGEMENT

Taylor Healthcare is pleased to sponsor the fourth annual Sherman Award for Excellence in Patient Engagement. The award was created to recognize the innovative work that has resulted in better, safer care and improved outcomes by engaging patients and families in their care. This year’s award will be conferred by Taylor Healthcare in partnership with the National Patient Safety Foundation’s (NPSF) Lucian Leape Institute at the 2017 NPSF Patient Safety Congress in Orlando, Fla. on May 18 and the award-winning program will be featured on EngagingPatients.org.

For more information, please connect with us by email at arundi.venkayya@taylorcommunications.com or call 937-221-4482

2016 Sherman Award Winners
     2016 Sherman Award Winners

A WORD ABOUT RESULTS*

It is important to quantify the results.Results can come in many forms — from quality, financial and patient satisfaction metrics to testimonial stories that document the achievement. Present results in the manner you feel best represents this nominee’s achievement in patient engagement.

*Work must have occurred between January 1, 2015 and January 13, 2016.

THE NOMINATION CATEGORIES

  • Innovation
  • Quality of Care
  • Transformation
  • Patient Safety
  • Collaboration
  • Patient-Provider Communications
  • Communication
  • Employee/Staff Communications
  • Inspiration

ABOUT JOHN Q. SHERMAN

John Q. Sherman Founder of Standard Register, John Q. Sherman was a leading philanthropist in Dayton, Ohio with a deep commitment to healthcare and his community. At the onset of the Great Depression in 1928, he led the campaign to raise over one million dollars in just 30 days to build Good Samaritan Hospital. He left a legacy that lives on today through the company’s support of Dayton’s Samaritan Homeless Clinic, in the launching of EngagingPatients.org and now through the John Q. Sherman Award program.