TITLE

JANET CORRIGAN

PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;4/20/2009, Vol. 39 Issue 16, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features Janet Corrigan, president and chief executive officer of the National Quality Forum (NFQ), a not-for-profit organization. She leads the agenda-setting for national priorities and goals in healthcare quality. Before she joined the NQF, Corrigan was senior board director at the Institute of Medicine.
ACCESSION #
39345732

 

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