Quality & Safety

IHA's Institute for Innovations in Care and Quality is advancing person-centered healthcare in Illinois through evidence-based quality and safety initiatives and innovative programs that can measurably strengthen quality healthcare. Contact us about any of our programs and initiatives.


Illinois: A National Leader in Quality Healthcare

$104m Savings from avoided adverse events at HEN hospitals in 2016
12.1% Reduction in statewide readmission rates from 2010-15
#2 in Magnet hospitals of all states

Patient and Family Engagement

Patient Family Engagement

Hospitals and health systems across Illinois are integrating Patient and Family Engagement principles into their operations to improve patient safety and care delivery. At the 2019 IHA Leadership Summit, 24 organizations displayed posters showcasing their efforts to incorporate patient and family input and enhance collaboration.

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