CHA News Article

Legislature’s Health Committee Chairs to Address Hospital Leaders
Deadline to register for CHA's Health Policy Legislative Day is Feb. 21

CHA is pleased to announce that Senator Ed Hernandez, OD (D-West Covina) and Assemblymember Richard Pan, MD (D-Sacramento) are confirmed as the keynote speakers for CHA’s 2014 Health Policy Legislative Day, March 18 – 19 in Sacramento.

“We are honored to have Senator Hernandez and Assemblymember Pan address our member hospitals,” said CHA President/CEO C. Duane Dauner. “California’s hospitals are on the brink of significant change. As chairs of the Health Committees, Dr. Hernandez and Dr. Pan will play a fundamental role in setting the framework for health policy in the coming year.”

Hospital CEOs and government relations executives are encouraged to participate in this annual state advocacy program. Following the morning education program on March 19, hospital executives will meet with senators and assemblymembers in the state Capitol. To facilitate the scheduling of appointments, members are urged to register by the Feb. 21 deadline. 

The Sheraton Grand is the host hotel for the program, and discounted rooms are available. The deadline to reserve a room at the discounted rate of $189 per night is Feb. 21.

For more information and to register, visit