HTNYS Resources

AHA Resources

Educational Materials

HTNYS Materials

  • Board’s Role in Quality

    Presented by Larry Walker

    Focuses on creating a culture of safety and explores how trustees can integrate quality and patient safety throughout the organization. Includes practical suggestions for making the quality connection in all board meetings, implementing a quality dashboard, addressing adverse events, the role of patient and family engagement, and extending the hospital’s quality reach beyond its physical walls.

AHA Materials

  • Readmissions

    The webinar will provide an overview of the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program. Required by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, the program will reduce Medicare payments to hospitals with higher than expected readmission rates beginning in fiscal year 2013.