News Archives

October 31, 2019

Program director presented at the National Association of Healthcare Quality NEXT meeting on the positive outcomes of the GWU HCQ Program.

August 05, 2019

Published in the July/August edition of HomeHealthcare now was an article by Therese Rochon, MS, MS, FNP-C, ACHPN and Esther Emard, MSN, RN, MSLIR entitled End-of-Life Care: Redesigning Access through Leveraging the Institute of Medicine Future of Nursing Recommendations.

June 10, 2019

The Health Care Quality Program at the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences is among the first four programs to receive national certification by the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education.

Helen Burstin, MD, MPH, FACP, lectured to faculty and students
June 28, 2017

Helen Burstin, MD, MPH, FACP, addressed faculty and students in the Department of Clinical Research and Leadership about the importance of eliminating measures that do not add value, in order to improve health care quality.

September 06, 2016

Kenneth Harwood: Leading Quality Expert from George Washington University Discusses Relation Between PT Access and Costs on RUSK Insights on Rehabilitation Medicine podcast.

May 18, 2016

The Indian Health Service, in conjunction with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), announced today a new partnership to strengthen the quality of care delivered in IHS-operated hospitals.

John Young in courtyard
April 13, 2016

Young, DPS, discusses his career path, his role in creating and implementing the Affordable Care Act, and his desire to understand all aspects of health care.

March 15, 2016

Researchers from the University of Washington and the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences contributed to a policy brief from the Health Care Cost Institute that reports that individuals with lower back pain who received physical therapy had reduced healthcare costs.