Pullman Regional Hospital introduces Community Health Impact Faculty Fellowship
Oct 31, 2016
Pullman Regional Hospital’s Center for Learning & Innovation is now offering Community Health Impact Faculty Fellowships to improve health care delivery, lower costs and improve patient outcomes. Full-time faculty members at Washington State University are eligible for the $5,000 award.
Applications are now being accepted and eligible candidates can apply at our website. The deadline to apply is December 31, 2016.
Criteria for selection is based on the alignment of the candidate’s project with Pullman Regional Hospital innovation priorities: Patient Experience, Population Health, Clinical Scholars, Personal Enrichment, and Leadership Development. A detailed description of the criteria can be found on the hospital’s Web site at www.pullmanregional.org.
Gerald Early, M.D., Chief Medical & Innovation Officer, at Pullman Regional Hospital said the Fellowship was created by the Center for Learning & Innovation to encourage collaboration between the hospital and WSU faculty to find innovative solutions to healthcare challenges.
“We are fortunate to have a major research university in our region with faculty who are interested in partnering with hospitals to research and apply new ways to deliver care and keep our population healthy,” he said.
The Community Health Impact Faculty Fellowship was announced on Tuesday at the Health Innovation Summit sponsored by Pullman Regional Hospital’s Center for Learning & Innovation.