GRQC: GRQC Presents Performance Excellence Awards Winners

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  •  Press Date: 05/10/2018
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Highland Hospital, Gorbel, Butler/Till, St. Kateri Parish, Xerox Document Analysis Area, Rochester Regional Health, and the University of Rochester Medical Center led the way at the Greater Rochester Quality Council’s 12th annual Showcase and Performance Excellence Awards. GRQC, a Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce affiliate, presents the awards as a way to discover, recognize, and learn from high-performing organizations.

The 2018 Greater Rochester Quality Council Performance Excellence Award recipients are:


  • Gold Award – Gorbel
  • Gold Award – Highland Hospital
  • Silver Award – Butler/Till
  • Silver Award – Saint Kateri Parish
  • Bronze Award – Hillside Family of Agencies - Varick Campus
  • Bronze Award – URMC Strong Memorial Hospital Emergency Department for the Sepsis Project
  • Bronze Award – Monroe County Medical Society
  • Bronze Award – Monroe Veterinary Associates, Forever Friends Pet Crematorium
  • Pathfinder Award – Hillside Family of Agencies - Outpatient Center for Child and Family Therapy
  • Pathfinder Award – Trillium Health


  • Silver Award – Rochester Regional Health - Collaborative - Long Term Care , Rochester Regional Health and Unity Hospital
  • Silver Award – URMC Strong Memorial Hospital for the Unit Based Performance Program
  • Silver Award – Xerox - Document Analysis Area
  • Bronze Award – Monroe Veterinary Associates - Continuous Improvement Journey


  • Bronze Award - Rochester Regional Health - Newark Wayne Community Hospital

Greater Rochester Quality Council is a membership organization that teaches leaders in the business, health care, education, not for profit, and government sectors to improve organizational performance through training, program presentations, and networking. The organization delivers value to members through collaboration and demonstration of proven quality improvement methods. Visit to learn more.