Family BirthPlace at Mercy Hospital of Buffalo Recognized for Quality Care
March 12, 2013
Salus Global representative Sheri DeMeester, far left, presents the award to Dr. Lawrence Gugino, chair of Mercy’s OB/GYN Department and several members of the BirthPlace team.
Mercy Hospital’s Family BirthPlace, which includes Maternity and Labor & Delivery Services, recently earned the MOREOB Recognition Award for its outstanding performance in the application of knowledge, communication and teamwork to make quality care and patient safety a top priority (Mercy Hospital Awards).
Mercy was selected to be a demonstration site for MOREOB (Managing Obstetrical Risk Efficiently) in 2012, which is a national patient safety, professional development and performance improvement program offered by Salus Global Corporation.
This article appeared in the February / March 2013 edition of Mercy Connection, the official newsletter of Mercy Hospital.