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"The two words ‘information’ and ‘communication’ are often used interchangeably, but they signify quite different things. Information is giving out; communication is getting through." -- Sydney J. Harris

MMA Leadership in Quality Award

The Minnesota Medical Association (MMA) is seeking submissions for its MMA Leadership in Quality Award, which recognizes a Minnesota physician who has demonstrated leadership in advancing quality and safety in health care. Candidates are MMA members who are involved in activities such as incorporating evidence-based medicine into practice, adopting an electronic medical record system, implementing patient safety activities, educating patients to improve health literacy, using data to improve practice and/or have participated in statewide initiatives to improve quality and safety.

Nominations will be accepted until Tuesday, September 1, 2015.