VHA press releases

  • 04/10/14
    VHA Inc., the national health care network, will host its 2014 Navigating to Excellence Forum, at the Bellagio in Las Vegas, on April 27- 29, 2014. VHA’s annual member conference brings health care delivery experts and leading health care systems together to share best practices and learn about innovative solutions to improve clinical quality and performance. The Navigating to Excellence Forum, designed for healthcaremore...
  • 03/06/14
    VHA Inc., the national health care network, today announced an agreement with Care Logistics. Through this agreement, VHA is offering Care Logistics’ Hospital Operating SystemTM, a logistics-based centralized care coordination model and technology system, to its member hospitals nationwide. The Hospital Operating System optimizes patient throughput from admissions to discharge, improving care quality and patient satisfaction. Themore...
  • 02/24/14
    VHA Inc., the national health care network, announced today that Russell F. Lewis has been appointed senior vice president and chief information and technology officer. In this new role, Lewis will lead VHA’s Technology and Development department and will oversee all projects related to the acquisition, installation and maintenance of major information systems and technology initiatives across VHA’s family of companies. “I ammore...
  • 02/05/14
    VHA Inc., the national health care network, announced today it has received the 2013 Distinguished Service Citation from Keep America Beautiful for its community improvement efforts. VHA was nominated for the national award by Keep Irving Beautiful, an affiliate of Keep America Beautiful and Keep Texas Beautiful. The award was presented on Feb. 4 at the Keep America Beautiful National Conference in Charlotte, NC. Keepmore...
  • 01/08/14
    VHA Inc., the national health care membership network, has named Anna Fox as senior vice president and executive officer of VHA Central. In her role, Fox oversees the strategy and operations for the four-state region covering Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan and Ohio. She also guides program development and services to help members achieve their clinical and operational goals. “Anna has an outstanding background in supply chain and groupmore...
  • 01/06/14
    VHA Inc., the national health care network, is providing members insight into their current performance in three key areas – clinical, financial and operational – via the VHA IMPERATIV® Integrated Performance Scorecard. VHA’s Scorecard enables these health care organizations to quickly assess how they are performing and identify opportunities for improvement. The Scorecard is available through the VHA IMPERATIV portal. “Clinical excellencemore...
  • 01/06/14
    VHA Inc., the national network of not-for-profit health care organizations, announced that its Hospital Engagement Network (HEN) will continue its quality improvement efforts to reduce hospital-acquired conditions by 40% and reduce readmissions by 20% for an additional year. VHA’s HEN, part of the federal Partnership for Patients initiative, is the third largest in the country and helps its nearly 200 participating hospitals improve in ten areas of focus ranging from falls and surgical sitemore...