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KH earns Zero Harm awards as What Matters Most campaign launches
Zero Harm Award
KershawHealth Board of Trustees Chair Karen Eckford (left), interim CEO Terry Gunn and Board Vice Chair Dr. Tallulah Holmstrom show off the two Zero Harm awards the hospital earned from the S.C. Hospital Association (SCHA) for having no infections during an 18-month period during knee and hip surgeries. KershawHealth received the awards during the SCHAs Trustees, Administrators and Physicians Conference on Sept. 20 on Hilton Head Island. - photo by Provided by KershawHealth
“I’ve got your sound bite and I’ve got your headline,” KershawHealth Board of Trustees Vice Chair Dr. Tallulah Holmstrom declared late in the board’s meeting Monday night. “Two simple words: ‘Zero Harm.’” Holmstrom quickly explained that she, Board Chair Karen Eckford and interim CEO Terry Gunn recently attended the S.C. Hospital Association (SCHA) and S.C. Medical Association’s Trustees, Administrators and Physicians (TAP) conference when KershawHealth received not just one honor, but two. “KershawHealth received two Zero Harm awards from the South Carolina Hospital Association.