Cook County Health and Hospitals System Board Meeting - March 25, 2016
Significant Topics Discussed:
Board Plans for Draft of Strategic Plan by Late May
In the months ahead Cook County Health and Hospitals System (CCHHS) Board Members will:
To further guide them in their strategic planning, the Board will receive presentations on:
Other Topics Discussed:
Stronger Hospital was granted a 3 year accreditation by the Joint Commission.
The Joint Commission evaluates and accredits nearly 21,000 health care organizations and programs in the U.S., requiring an on-site survey and quality evaluations in multiple categories every three years.
Current Metrics presented to the Board:
CEO Dr. Jay Shannon introduced a resolution honoring the recently-deceased Dr. Quentin Young, former Chair of Medicine at Cook County Hospital, Chair of Chicago Board of health, active civil rights worker, and strong advocate of social justice and universal access to healthcare.
Observer: Linda Christianson Meeting Length: 2.5 hours
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