BATON ROUGE-The Louisiana Hospital Association Trust Fund recently announced its “Funds for Safety” Grant Program at the LHA Winter Healthcare Leadership Symposium.
The Trust Fund has approved a total of $300,000 to fund grants for projects to improve or implement patient safety or risk reduction initiatives targeted at reducing liability exposures and/or improving patient safety. The program’s objective is to encourage and support Trust Fund member’s efforts in developing or enhancing innovative risk reduction strategies, programs or processes.
Grants will range up to a maximum of $25,000 per facility, and the submission deadline is April 13, 2012. For more information, including an overview of the program, timeline and application, Trust Fund members can log on to the Risk Managers section of the Trust Fund’s website or call HSLI at 225-272-4480.