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Patient Safety Awards feature image Representatives from Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland Clinic Fairview Hospital and Nationwide Children's Hospital accepted OPSI 2019 Best Practice Awards at the OHA Annual Meeting.

Patient Safety Awards

The Ohio Patient Safety Institute's Board of Trustees sponsors the Dr. Frank Dono Best Practice Award to recognize outstanding efforts to improve patient safety in Ohio.

OPSI presents the award to the individual or organization that has designed and implemented the most innovative, evidence-based patient safety practice in Ohio.

Award Winners

2022: Memorial Health System (Acute Care); Licking Memorial Health System (Ambulatory Care); The MetroHealth System (Preventative Care); University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center (Patient Engagement)

2021: Lake Health and University Hospitals. University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center received Patient Engagement Best Practice Award. 

2020: Cleveland Clinic Fairview Hospital (Cleveland) and University Hospitals (Cleveland) 

2019: Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland Clinic Fairview Hospital and Nationwide Children's Hospital


2018: Licking Memorial Health Systems and Cleveland Clinic
Honorable Mentions: Cleveland Clinic Akron General, Cleveland Clinic Lutheran Hospital and Cleveland Clinic Union Hospital

2017: Summa Health
Honorable Mentions: Cleveland Clinic Fairview Hospital, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, OhioHealth Grant Medical Center

2016: Dayton Children's Hospital

2015: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center and OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital
Honorable Mentions: OhioHealth and Summa Akron City Hospital

2014: Summa Health

2013: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (Non-Acute Care Category); University Hospitals Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital and Summa Health (Acute Care Category)

2012: OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital and Summa Akron City Hospital

2011: University Hospitals Case Medical Center

2010: Aultman Hospital

2009: Dayton Children's Hospital