EngagingPatients.org, an online community dedicated to sharing best practices in patient engagement, has opened nominations for the 2017 Sherman Award for Excellence in Patient Engagement. The award, a partnership between EngagingPatients.org, the National Patient Safety Foundation’s Lucian Leape Institute and Taylor Healthcare, recognizes outstanding programs focused on engaging patients and families in care to improve patient safety and boost outcomes. Nominations will be open through Friday, March 3.
The winner of the 2017 award will receive an all-expenses paid trip to the National Patient Safety Foundation Annual Congress in Orlando, Fla. May 17-19. EngagingPatients.org will feature the winner and finalists and will promote the winning programs throughout the year.