Capturing Healthcare Excellence Around the World


Thank you Healthcare Professionals

The UNIVANTS of Healthcare Excellence Program relies on the leadership, partnerships, and passion of integrated teams to develop, celebrate and inspire measurably better healthcare. As UNIFIERS and AVANT-GARDE thinkers, your best practices make a difference both locally and globally. Thank you for your commitment to Healthcare Excellence.



Leading by Example: A Best Practice of Antibiotic Stewardship

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With World Sepsis Day on Sept. 13th, personalized care for antibiotic stewardship is top of mind. Care teams at Swedish Hospital (Chicago, IL, US) continue to lead in personalized care, with extraordinary outcomes recognized in 2018 as a UNIVANTS of Healthcare Excellence Principal Winner.
Featured above (L to R): Jonathan Lind (Chief Operating Officer), Susan Dawson (Laboratory Manager), Dr. Steven Kalish (Chair Section of Infectious disease, Chair Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee), Dr. Eric Gluck (Director of Critical Care Services), Kathryn Rataj (Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Critical Care), and Dr. Bruce McNulty (Chief Medical Officer)
Core Team Member Not Pictured Above: Mark Richardson (ICU Nurse Educator)

The Power of Partnerships

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The founding partners of the UNIVANTS of Healthcare Excellence Award program are continually inspired by the incredible work being done to improve healthcare outcomes.  With the application deadline now passed (August 31st), the winners of the 2020 awards will be determined soon.

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Federico Lega, President of the European Health Management Association (EHMA), leads valued discussions about the drivers, capacity and capability of health management to deliver high quality healthcare.


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As a leader in laboratory education and advocacy, AACC shares expert ideas on the future of laboratory medicine. Loretta Doan, Vice President of Science, Policy and Global affairs at AACC, is a valued program partner.                                                                                                                                                                   

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Collaboration across stakeholders is critical for creating lasting change and is a fundamental principal of healthcare excellence.


Every picture has a story to tell, and every story has purpose, passion and adventure

This Photo Gallery for the UNIVANTS of Healthcare Excellence program features everything from conference symposia to winning celebrations, executive discussions, and inspirational brainstorms. Learn more about how you can attend and/or contribute to the program, events or gallery by contacting us at

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40.TriCore Certificates with CEO.jpg 282China Collaboratory Summit - Tricia Presenting Country Stats.JPG 36.Oxford Dinner Party on the lawn - non Abbott.jpg

47.Tricia and Hal Wolf of Himss.jpg  43.Wolverhampton Team Award Pic.jpg  54.2020 Partner Meeting - Steve Mandell Ferrari and Khosrow.JPG 

44.Tubingen Team Award Pic.jpg  48.Abbott Team at the 2019 Partner Meeting.jpg  45.Swedish Covenant Team Award Pic.jpg

49.Scientific Leadership Team with UNIVANTS Pledge sign.jpeg  56.2020 Partner Meeting - Khosrow and Federico.JPG  31.Dundee Recognition Dinner Award Acceptance v2.jpg

20.Potsdam Recognition Award Acceptance.jpg  65.Tricia at LAC Kick-off 1.JPG  75.Oxford Action Shot 2.jpg

78.Tricia presenting SBPC - crop.jpg  83.Potsdam Action Shot 6.jpg  05.Usman, Federico, and Tricia.jpg 

11.Potsdam Team Hands-in.jpg   85.Dundee Team Celebrates.jpg   86.Oxford extended team hand in prep.jpg

02.Formal Partners Pic.JPG    38.AACC UNIVANTS Sign - Maybe.jpg    39.TriCore - Full Team Pic.jpg    

46.Hamilton Health Team Recognition Pic.JPG    57.2020 Partner Meeting - Craig IHE Presentation.JPG    53.2020 Partner Meeting - Tricia Teresa and Fawn.JPG    


   73.Dundee Action Shot 1.jpg    22.MH Roundtable Full Team pic.jpg74.Oxford Action Shot 1.jpg 

32.EHMA Finlands.JPG    42.TriCore Team Fun pics.JPG   51.Dubai Certificate Acceptances.jpg 

52.2020 Partner Meeting - Fun Group s.jpg    84.Postdam Dialysis Center Team pics.jpg


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