May/June 2008

Iowa Recognizes Mercy-Des Moines for Performance Excellence

Mercy Medical Center, Des Moines, Iowa, received a Bronze Award from the Iowa Recognition for Performance Excellence Awards, the state’s premier award recognizing high performance management principles. The awards honor businesses and organizations that complete a strenuous review and evaluation of their performance management approaches. The evaluation process is aligned with the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. Mercy Medical Center was one of nine organizations to receive recognition for 2007.