American Hospital Association-McKesson Quest for Quality Prize

Funding Agency:
American Hospital Association

The goals of The American Hospital Association-McKesson Quest for Quality Prize are to raise awareness of the need for a hospital-wide commitment to highly reliable, exceptional quality, safe, patient-centered care; reward successful efforts to develop and promote a systems-based approach toward improvements in quality of care; inspire hospitals to be leaders in improving the health of their communities while enhancing outcomes and the experience of care for patients and reducing per capita cost of care; and communicate successful programs and strategies to the hospital field.

Deadline: Sep. 30, 2019

Agency Website

Eligibility Requirements

All hospitals in the United States are eligible to apply for the award. Multihospital systems are not eligible, but are encouraged to nominate their individual hospitals that have made the most progress on the aims.



Funding Type





Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science

External Deadline

September 30, 2019