UMMC Honored by NYSPFP

December 17, 2014

United Memorial Medical Center is pleased to announce that it has been recognized by the New York State Partnership for Patients for “many accomplishments toward meeting the national Partnership for Patients’ goal of reducing hospital acquired conditions and preventable readmissions through the New York State Partnership for Patients.” The commemorative certificate is signed by Dennis Whalen, president of the Healthcare Association of New York State and Kenneth Raske, president of Greater New York Hospital Association.

The New York State Partnership for Patients was created by the Healthcare Association of New York State and the Greater New York Hospital Association as an initiative to reduce preventable readmissions by 20% and reduce hospital acquired complications by 40%. The initiative concluded in December 2014.