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Patient Experience Innovation Awards

The Beryl Institute's PX Innovation Awards provide a platform for sharing and celebrating some of the great work being done across the globe to improve the human experience in healthcare. We understand the effort it takes to change cultures, implement new strategies and build true partnerships with patients and families. In order to recognize those efforts, we will honor and celebrate innovations from organizations, patient/family advisors and individual healthcare professionals. 

The submission period for 2020 awards is currently closed.

PX Innovation Awards

Organizational Innovation Award

Awarded to a healthcare organization dedicated to innovations that improve the human experience in healthcare.

Unique Criteria

Work environment: Positively impacts the organization’s culture, e.g joy in work, or a specific area of the organization that needed improvement

Adoption/Spread: Can show the innovation has permeated the organization

Partnership/Co-Design: Engaged a breadth of voices from staff, providers, patients and family members, etc. to both identify problems and potential solutions

Individual Healthcare Professional Award

Awarded to a healthcare professional who created or led an innovation, which resulted in positive change.

Unique Criteria

Leadership/Influence: Individual showed personal vision and leadership in driving innovation

Perseverance: Individual drove innovation despite many other duties and priorities

Caring: Individual displays a depth of caring for improving the patient, family and/or staff experience that inspires others to action

Innovative Patient/Family Advisor Award

Awarded to a PFA who led or inspired an innovation which resulted in positive change.

Unique Criteria

Leadership: As a PFA, individual assumed the role of a “person of influence” within the organization

Inspiration: Individual represented the voice of patients and families in such a way that it inspired a new way of thinking within the organization

Collaboration: Individual partners well with the healthcare organization’s leadership and staff

In addition to criteria for each unique award, all awards must also have the following:

  • Measurable: Innovations that have data to show efficacy will be given extra consideration
  • Out of the Box: Presents a new way of looking at an issue or opportunity or raises an idea not yet considered

Sharing knowledge in the patient experience community is central to the values of The Beryl Institute. In that spirit, runners up and other submissions may be highlighted in the “2019 Innovation Report” and other publications distributed by The Beryl Institute.



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