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Louisiana Association for Healthcare Quality

Members' Awards & Certification      NOvember 2018

LAHQ Board congratulates the following members on their achievements — keep up the awesome work!

Sylvia M. Laudun DNP, MBA, RN, CPHQ with Ochsner Medical Center as a RN Surgical Clinical Reviewer received Outstanding Poster at the Advances in Quality & Outcomes: A Data Managers Meeting, “Using a Multidisciplinary Approach for the Reduction of Ventilator Hours in Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG).”

Tammy Prejean, RN-MSN, CCRN-K with Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center, Lafayette LA reports the following awards for her organization:
  • 5 Star CMS rating
  • 2017 Louisiana Quality Foundation Level III Performance Excellence Award
  • 2017 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade B Rating
  • Our Lady of Lourdes is proud to be the only hospital in Louisiana named as a Blue Distinction Center of Excellence for Knee and Hip Replacement by the Blue Cross and Blue Blue Shield Association. 

Gwendolyn D. Laury with Louisiana health connect recently passed the CPHQ certification test and was promoted to Senior Director of Quality Improvement.

About the association

Since 1976, the Louisiana Association for Healthcare Quality has been a guidepost for healthcare quality professionals. We were founded in 1976, later incorporated in 1982, and officially named the Louisiana Association for Healthcare Quality in 1995. LAHQ enjoys a diverse membership that includes professionals from many quality-related disciplines such as utilization, risk, case management, patient safety and infection control.


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Lafayette, LA 70505

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