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Covered California Executive Director to Speak at CHPSO Annual Meeting

The California Hospital Patient Safety Organization (CHPSO) will host its second Annual Meeting — Getting to Zero: Innovate, Collaborate, Accelerate — April 8-9 at the Hyatt Regency Sacramento. CEOs and hospital executives, quality, risk and patient safety leaders, and CNOs and CMOs are highly encouraged to attend this one-and-a-half day event focusing on patient safety and eliminating preventable patient harm. CHPSO is honored to welcome Peter Lee, executive director of California’s health benefit exchange (Covered California), as one of the event’s speakers. Lee will discuss the nexus between payment reform and improving patient safety and quality, and its importance to the financial viability of the health care system. For more information and to register, go to Registration rates increase after March 7, so register early to save.

One of the largest PSOs in the nation, CHPSO analyzes patient safety data, develops and shares best practices, and helps individual hospitals accelerate safety improvements. CHPSO membership is a complimentary benefit for members of CHA and the Regional Associations.  Membership is also available to hospitals outside California for a fee. Contact CHPSO at (916) 552-2600 or for membership questions. The current member list is at